Monthly Archives: March 2012

Westward …across the Coromandel

During our week exploring the area,  we spent a day travelling across the peninsula to  the old town of Coromandel.   Heading north from Whitianga, an attractive forested drive takes you through the picturesque settlement of Kuaotunu.   From here the … Continue reading

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More from the Coromandel

In my post a few days ago I described some of the features of Mercury Bay which is situated in the Coromandel Peninsula of the North Island of New Zealand. This small area hit the world headlines in 1987/1988 when  … Continue reading

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Trip to the Coromandel

Just returned from our first trip to the Coromandel.   Great people, beautiful countryside and a taste of the Arts. The morning after our arrival in the Coromandel peninsula, which is situated in the North Island of New Zealand, we walked … Continue reading

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