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T+147: Meri Kirihimete!

T+147: Meri Kirihimete!

Christmas day was lovely. Not much to say about it, so here’s some pictures (though I will say that having a BBQ on Christmas day was pretty weird!) – Wellington We spent a fair bit of time indoors here – its called windy Wellington for a reason! We went to the Te Papa museum which had a Gallipoli memorial section. They had these large sculptures of some people who had fought there which were done by Weta Workshop – the same people who…

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T+142: I think I’m quite ready for another adventure

T+142: I think I’m quite ready for another adventure

So as you can see from the last blog, Duncan and I arrived in style to Christchurch. My aunt Theresa and cousin Paige arrived at the airport to find Duncan and I sitting on the floor, bags unpacked and everything covered in wine…. bit of a shame as it was a gorgeous bottle. However the best bit about the whole situation was our conversation with our airline. Duncan: Your baggage crew broke our bottle, the bag had a fragile sticker…

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