Archive for July, 2013

Jul 31 2013

Beaks

Published by under Travel

Eleni left a blog comment saying that she was eating Kiwis. This is not likely, unless she’s become a cannibal in my absence, in which case I wish she would stop. Kiwis don’t like it when you confuse them with the fruit, which Eleni used to call “kee-wahee-fwoot.” Did you know that kiwis (the bird) […]

3 responses so far

Jul 30 2013

Rotten Eggs

Published by under Travel

I’m not going to write much today. Mostly I’ll just give you captions for my pictures. Last night for dinner I ate blue nose, a kind of deep-sea fish. Today on the way out of Taupo we stopped at Huka Falls, “the most visited natural attraction in New Zealand,” for which reason I’d not been […]

2 responses so far

Jul 29 2013

The Royal Moko

Published by under Travel

I discovered that there is one thing that Palmerston North is really good for: sleeping. I did so long and soundly last night. It’s a hard place to find your way out of, and we were glad finally to see it in our rearview. Today’s journey was from Palmy to Taupo. Along the way we […]

One response so far

Older Entries »

Bad Behavior has blocked 112 access attempts in the last 7 days.