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Only about 5km or so from Porangahau village, this is a small car park that overlooks the hill with the name I’m not going to type. It’s worth it just to spend 10 minutes to read the sign giving the history, look at the hill...More
Visiting locations with long or odd place names has a kind of visceral appeal for me. Having visited LlanfairPG in Anglesey (Wales) it was only right to make the most of the opportunity now that I’m here in NZ. The local council could really do...More
This is literally out in the middle of nowhere. Long out of the way drive. Some nice scenery, nothing spectacular but nice. But it is still a cool place to visit and take a pic so you can say you were there.
Yes, it is a amazing sign and it's great to say you were there but...be prepared. It is literally in the middle of nowhere and the nearest village is 20-30km away (with limited resources as well). There's nothing else there BUT the sign. Make sure...More
So the attraction is really only a really long sign in the middle of nowhere indicating a not especially notable hill. But at the same time, you kind of need to get a photo of yourself in front of the sign because of what it...More
On the road from Wellington to Napier, we overnighted at Waipukurau and decided on a scenic diversion to see the longest place name in the world. The only thing there is the hill and the sign, but the drive is scenic including beaches, villages and...More
Number one on my New Zealand bucket list. Turn left off Highway 2 at Wimbledon and head towards Porangahau (nice church, well worth the visit). Just before Porangahau turn right and the hill on which Tamatea played his lute to his departed brother is 4.2...More