On the road in New Zealand

On the road in New Zealand

Hobson's Beach in Waitangi

The Old Chap outside a Māori building

A lake in Waitangi

A Maori building on stilts

A carved Maori warrior protects a wharenui

A wharenui - the big house

Another Maori building with Pouwhenua

A stripey path

A Māori Waka Taua

A Maori cemetery

The pool of our B&B motel in Rotorua

A cobalt-blue lake and some steam

A strange milky pond

A bubbling steamy lake

Bubbling mud pools

Tourists inspect a bubbling green pool

Lush greenery, and more steam

A geyser blows off

Another view of the geyser at Rotorua

Nosher and hat in front of a geyser

The Old Chap stands in front of the geyser at Rotorua

The Bath House at Rotorua

The Aeroplane Car Company, with a DC-3

Dancing fountains

Inside a botanical garden

Mountains and New Zealand foliage

A Maori gate on the shores of Lake Taupo

A Parascender on Lake Taupo

Lake Taupo bowling action

A mass bowling event

Lake Taupo

The 3.7 litre Ford Falcon by the lake

On the shores of Lake Taupo

On the lake shore

Raging rapids

The road continues

The Ford Falcon up in the desert

A Geothermal energy plant

Geothermal pipes

Geothermal pipe work

Napier High Street

A brass band plays Christmas tunes

A pedestrian zone in Napier

A lone bike in Napier

A park in Napier

It's time for roast dinner at Christine's

Cousin Christine

Christine and her geezer

Christine, her husband, The Old Chap and Zack the cat