Well off the beaten track at the Hippy Hut

Well off the beaten track at the Hippy Hut

As part of our adventure around Northland we let the children choose one night accomodation and an activity (within a budget).  Our middle child had chosen horse riding as her activity, which for 5 people was quite pricey so she was looking for somewhere under $100 to...
The Hokianga Ferry – Mind that gap in the map 

The Hokianga Ferry – Mind that gap in the map 

Geography was never my strong subject.  Maps elude and often confuse me (hence I’m in the business of Getting Lost) and I tend to take google as gospel when it comes to drive times.  And so it was that I missed the vital ribbon of blue on the map that separates Rawene...