An action packed weekend!! We were asked whether we wanted to go to a hypnotist show on Friday evening. We thought, for $20 each, and for something to do, why not. We decided to make […]
Mark’s first weekend in New Zealand. He was never going to match my bike ride to Bluff and back, but I persuaded him to join a small group of runners I had met a few […]
I decided to visit some of the heritage trail today, before going for a run along the river path. Thomson’s bush Thomson’s Bush is a remnant of a kaihikatea-dominated swamp forest that used to cover […]
The lady I am staying with called her friend in Queenstown, saying we were coming to visit. She agreed to drive me up there and show me the sights today because she had a day […]
Warning: if you are teacher that is considering emigrating to New Zealand, be warned that the challenge that is Immigration is nothing compared to Novopay. I have had a very stressful day.