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Sunburn in February

Suffering the effects of a bit too much sun yesterday today we went to the Auckland Museum. What a fantastic building and wonderful museum, very impressive range of exhibits on many subjects from dinosaurs to war and volcanos. They had a mock up house you went into where an earthquake and volcano was simulated. It was actually [...]

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Landed…

We arrived in Auckland after a seamless flight. You really couldn’t fault Korean Air, first class service, even in economy. The food was good, some of it Korean, supplied with an instruction card telling you how to eat it. The flight attendants were immaculately presented and looked like you’d imagine – perfect porcelain Asian beauties [...]

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The final countdown

Just a couple of days left to squish and squash all that is necessary for travel survival into a space not half big enough.  A real chance for us to throw off the trappings and clutter of modern life, and live a paired down, simpler existence. Although I doubt it will happen in reality, but [...]

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