The last few days of my traveling have been a bit hectic. On Thursday I took a cheap bus from Dunedin to Christchurch, which was an express route as opposed to the laborious two-day trek with a stop over in Queenstown on the Stray bus. The plains were relaxing with their endlessness and I devoured… Click to keep reading!
So here are a few photos of my new flat for everyone who’s been asking for them for the last 3 weeks. I have 2 roommates, Marie-line from Quebec, and Avia from Christchurch. We even have a tiny Christmas tree and I made apple turnovers!
Last night was the first warm night in Paihia. Jake says it’s due to a Northwesterly, but I think it’s the Maori ancestors saying summer is finally coming. There was also a fantastic moon rising up over the bay. On Friday I went out sailing on the Gungha, which means strength in Indian. Mike the… Click to keep reading!
So today I had a great Skype chat with Mom. It was great to talk to and see someone who is 8,000 miles away. She was quite surprised by the video, and asked if I could smell her rice krispy treats dipped in chocolate through the internet. It truly brightened my day. It was also… Click to keep reading!