Monthly Archives: July 2016

Last day

We’re moving out of the Bay Plaza Hotel today and the WiFi’s not so good at the Waterloo nor the Station Hotel, so I won’t be updating my blog again until we get home on Monday afternoon. See you then. … Continue reading

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Zealandia

Today was another lovely, fine, almost cloudless, almost windless, day. We had our porridge and fruit for breakfast and then got ready to go out. Today we were planning on going to Zealandia. This is another place that we’d been … Continue reading

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Te Papa

I haven’t had the chance to write up today’s blog, (I haven’t finished yesterday’s yet!), but here’s some photos from today. Remember these are 2.4 times human scale. During the night the wind roared against the side of the building. … Continue reading

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27th continued

27th July 2016 – part two This afternoon we wanted to go to the Dominion Museum (I think that’s its title) as there’s a display there, put on with Sir Peter Jackson’s assistance. As we’d just come from Weta, it … Continue reading

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Weta Watching

2016 07 July 27 Stupendous! Amazing! Out of this world! More than I could have hoped for! And of course… F-A-B!!! What a brilliant day! But let’s start with the night. Remember how beautiful yesterday was, sun, warmth, no rain, … Continue reading

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Walking the corridors of power

I paid $3.00 for an hour’s WiFi last night. That was long enough to check my emails and upload some of the better photos to Flickr (which I still haven’t got working properly) and then it said I was out … Continue reading

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Trip good. Photos bad. Internet terrible

25 July – I’m looking forward to this trip than I was going to England! I couldn’t upload this until we got to the Bay Plaza Hotel. It’s 10.30 am, so I’ll add the rest of the photos this evening. … Continue reading

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