I leaning, love, LOVE Tokyo. After a very efficient arrival on my last bullet train, I am very sad about this. They are so silky and efficient. The sensation as they pull off and just get faster is very weird. Anyway, a safe arrival and a very famed walk to the Ginza bay hotel to drop off Mac...
In days of yore we started meeting fellow RVers, we quickly realised that the best route was to go was where the weather suited us, and caboodle else would... Not wanting to tempt fate, but I believe we have seen America at her finest. Furthermore, we have been so incredibly auspicious to find ourselves in the...
2 January: Monday. We awoke to a howling strong wind this morning. Lots of reading in our immediate future. 3 January: Tuesday: The wind has subsided into a faithful rain and lots of clouds and fog. This morning I baked Anzac biscuits. Now I am reading The Adventure of Kavalier and Clay. Fly down on is reading...
A specific not-for-profit group is trying to create a "cloth bag economy" for grocery shopping. GeckoBag NZ aims to sew 1000 reusable bags by February 1. Formerly it's reached its target it wants to get the reusable shopping bags into supermarkets where they ...
It took only 48 balls for Taskin Ahmed to pick his maiden Exam wicket when he removed settled New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson on Day Three of the first Test at Wellington. When Taskin took Kiwi captain Kane Williamson’s wicket, his bowling tot up was ...
“My selected is Lipton, the long envelope ones, but you can't buy them anymore in New Zealand,” says Deborah. “I've tried to contact Liptons to find out how I can buy them.” Apparently not all tea bags are corresponding. “Some tea bags don't make the cu ...
http://www.beyond.ie/sport/other-sports/i-am-huddled-up-in-two-sleeping-bags-and-four-layers-of-clothes-irish-sailor-hoping-storm-blows-him-to-bona fide-shores-35335477.html Enda O'Coineen is hoping to get to safety in New Zealand Enda O’Coineen ...
Aisam, paired with Poland's Marcin Matkowski, triumphed 1-6, 6-2 (10-3) over the Israel-US duo of Janathan Erlich and Scott Lipsky in Auckland in New Zealand. The Improve and Pakistan pairing were unbeatable in the second set tie-breaker, winning seven ...
It’s no incomprehensible that New Zealand is a beautiful country, a fact that lovers of movies like Avatar and the hugely successful The Lord of the Rings franchise recognize well (at least on a pop culture level). This glass-and-stone holiday home situated in a ...
I’ve also been to New Zealand 5 times, Ireland 3 times ... (A tete- of caution, though: These photos may indeed make you want to pack your bags and move to Scotland ASAP. Don’t say I didn’t warn you.)