Monthly Archives: May 2016

Cornwall Week 1.1 Padstow.

Yesterday we went to see the Eden Project. Well, that was intention. There was a massive accident on the A30. At 10.30 the motorway was closed because of a 4 vehicle pile up. A car transporter, a van and 2 … Continue reading

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Cornwall…Week one.

We have been in Cornwall a week now, house and pet sitting on a 12 acre property with an amazing garden that leads down to a river. Every day we walk the dogs (and sometimes one of the cats comes … Continue reading

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Prague. Such a beautiful city.

Prague. Such a beautifully city. The architecture is what really grabs you. Every building a stunner. Any one of them would be a ‘wow’ moment in New Zealand. Here they are the norm and I imagine the locals barely notice. … Continue reading

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Not going hungry in Hungary!

We arrived in Budapest after a very enjoyable train journey from Munich, through Salzburg and Vienna. The Railjet train is very comfortable and the views are amazing. Arriving into Budapest we were met by Alan’s old friend Janos who was … Continue reading

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Christchurch to Munich and beyond

Guten Abend! I am writing this from a train, ja? We are somewhere between Rosenberg and Salzburg, still in Germany but soon to be crossing the border into Austria. The scenery outside the window is very green and verdant, a … Continue reading

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Departure Day

Departure Day has finally arrived. Actually it has sneaked up on us. The weather in Christchurch has been so amazing that it still feels like Summer. Normally when we leave these shores the temperatures are 10° lower and we are … Continue reading

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