2 out of 3 | Licenced To Retire
Memories are a wonderful thing and I guess we all have some that we want to rekindle and that was certainly the case with my boys who even though they are now in their mid 20's still wanted to get away with us in the new motorhome. Unfortunately when you get older you are sometimes tied to other things like work and my middle son (James) was unable to get time off but Thor and Richard were all in. Deciding that they wanted to go to the Coromandel and visit among other places Hot Water Beach we set off Friday morning for the NZMCA camp at Coromandel and despite dire warnings on the website about "boggy ground" I am pleased to report that it was dry and firm with about 7 other vans there. Most surprising was running into some people who we had met at Manganese Point, what a small world. Once we had parked the camper we where keen to get on the bikes and go exploring, heading off towards the wharf area and beyond it's just fantastic how easy the bikes are to ride even getting up past