Sam and Stu's Kiwi Travels
- blog entries
Hi Everyone!! Sorry that we haven't been keeping you updated with our travels but we are currently on the road in our campervan and have spent many a night out in the bush! We will try and pop a couple of entries in when we get to the North Island around the end of August, but if not we'll update you all from the beach in Rarotonga! Hope everyone's okay! Loads of love Stu and Sam
Today was our day off... after 3 days of snowboarding Sam and I both needed a little bit of a lie in... I know, it's tough! Well after we got up, we had a bit of breakfast and watched some tv, I made an appointment to see the doctor as I've had a bit of a headache and sore side... then it was time to head into town. When we got into town we went to Small Planet to have a look round, then on to the shoe shop round the corner as Sam has been dying to go ...
Booo....last day snowboarding today! We got up at 7 to catch the 8:15 shuttle to the Remarkables. We got to the Kingsgate hotel at 8:14 only to find that we'd missed it again!. There were an Aussie couple there who had seen it go (they were going up to the Remarks as well and had just missed it!). We all headed into town together to catch the 9am express shuttle from the station in town. The Aussie couple (Adrian and Tanya) were both snowboarders, they were only ...
Right early morning again and off to the Remarkables for Sam's second day of snowboarding. After yesterdays success I knew it wouldn't be long before we were able to get up the sugarbowl chairlift and try some different runs. The day didn't start off too smoothly though as we got to the Kingsgate Hotel at 8:14, but it turned out that we had already missed the bus!! After waiting around for 10 minutes we headed into town to catch the next bus from the station...