New Zealand Escapes: Tauranga

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  • New Zealand
  • Oceania
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Tauranga is New Zealand’s fifth-largest city has been a popular lifestyle location. There are quite a few things to do here over a weekend including several waterfalls, walks, cruises and watersports.

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We start with a 3 km walk to take in a selection of heritage sites. Some of the highlights below

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From the Elms Mission house, we reach the Robbins Park which house the 28 bed rose garden which has recently been nominated as one of the best in New Zealand.

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Next was the Marshalls Animal Park. I did not find much to do here. However, it’s a nice place to visit if you have kids and want them to get acquainted with farm and wild animals.

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Have you been to Tauranga? What all did you do there? Let me know in the comments.