Pokeno-I Scream!

Another favourite stop when heading north is Pokeno. Just off SH1 before Auckland when you are driving north, its well worth a stop especially on a hot day to have one of their $2 ice creams. Either store offers them at this price and a single cone is more like two anywhere else. My favourite … More Pokeno-I Scream!

Puhoi Picnic

This is one of our favourite picnic spots to stop –follow the signs just north of Auckland and through the tunnel and toll road on SH1 to Puhoi. 2mins of SH1 -general store, toilets…