"The Mighty Waikato" Top 5 Page for this destination Waikato by shelnlin

Waikato Travel Guide: 306 reviews and 1,247 photos

Haere Mai and Welcome to the Waikato Region of NZ.

Lush and green and filled with many farms and hills, the Waikato region is a place not miss when coming to New Zealand and made famous by the Lord of the Rings, this is the home of MotherEarth.

Hamilton, the Waikato's largest city was where I was born and grew up for the first nine years of my life. It has only been recently that I have returned back here again and alot has changed.

This region is popular with tourists who can only afford to spend a short time in New Zealand as it is approximately 90 minutes from Auckland. People can come and visit the caves at Waitomo (Why to mo), go rock climbing or take a Balloon ride. Many a visitor has stopped overnight in Farmstay where they get to experience life on a farm "Kiwi" style. Please come and join me as I show you around the Mighty Waikato region.

  • Intro Updated Apr 15, 2006
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  • patero's Profile Photo
    Oct 13, 2009 at 2:05 PM

    ther was heaps of pornz happening in castle

  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Mar 10, 2008 at 2:10 PM

    NZ is such a picturesque country. Great page of Waikato. Cheers from Penang, SL :)

  • Faiza-Ifrah's Profile Photo
    Apr 3, 2007 at 7:39 PM

    i read your pages after returning from family vacations in illinois, usa. i liked this page where you grew up. nice pictures of yours in travelogue :-). gr8 restaurant you have. nice tips.

  • 2me's Profile Photo
    Aug 6, 2006 at 8:17 PM

    Hi Shelly, thanks for the compliments in the other page :D. The updates are wonderful and the pictures too.

  • wandeljp's Profile Photo
    May 11, 2006 at 3:40 AM

    Seems a nice place to visit. Happy birthday. Enjoy it. Jean-Pierre from belgium.

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2006 at 11:10 PM

    go Shelly......I love this part of NZ, I sure have to come up there again.

  • FruitLover's Profile Photo
    Apr 12, 2006 at 3:11 AM

    Shalom & greetings ftom the Holy-Land. Nice site & nice girl in the frame ! Hey Shell- Shell hey !! One day, Shell, when I'll be rich enough to pay 3,000 US$ for flying ticket......

  • ATXtraveler's Profile Photo
    Aug 6, 2005 at 12:27 AM

    Thanks for this garden info!

  • sayedaburas's Profile Photo
    Jun 29, 2005 at 11:06 PM

    Enjoyabole by far. :) :x :)) >:D<

  • orlikins's Profile Photo
    Oct 18, 2004 at 7:15 AM

    looks lovely!

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