It’s vastly different to the UK. The festive season here in New Zealand falls in the middle of summer. Is it better or worse?
Celebrating Barry’s 65th Birthday Back In Gisborne
We arrived back in Gisborne on Tuesday 1st December, in readiness for Barry's 65th birthday party on Saturday 5th. What a party it was!
Resting At Rays Before A Weekend With Friends
Our next camping spot after leaving Auckland on Wednesday 14th October was another fantastic free one at Ray's Rest Reserve.
Finally IN New Zealand
After an incredibly convoluted, complex and challenging journey to our 'second home country', finally, we really are back IN New Zealand.
Day 22 – A Mindful Meander To Morrisons
An essential journey today to fill our water tanks, and empty our loo. A walk to the supermarket in the spring sunshine brought many surprising delights ...
Day Five Re-Tracing Our Steps Just In Case
We've been saying for many years that it's best not to plan too far in advance, as you never know what the next day may bring. Never more true than today ...
Day Three – Back From My Barbados Bubble Part Two
The second post from Sandra's recent week long holiday in Barbados with three school friends. So many magical memories to treasure in times to come ...