This post covers how to see Northland and the Bay of Islands in one week. Includes Tane Mahuta, Cape Reinga, Waitangi, Russell, Paihia and more
Northland Travel Blog
Just 3.5 hours north of Auckland lies sleepy Russell and the iconic Duke of Marlborough hotel
Head north for a luxury staycation and throw in a 5-star cooking class in this 100-year old homestead!
Grab a boogie board, listen (carefully) to the instructions, and GO! Check out this video of the 18-second descent on 90 Mile Beach
My first trip north to see the might Kauri tree Tane Mahuta meant we stayed at this cute homestead lodge on the edge of Waipoua Forest.