Kel: So the next day we decided to climb up Mount Manganui (just behind the van site) before we took off. It was an absolutely scorching day and it took about an hour for us to make it to the top of the hill (avec hangovers). On the way we met a superhuman from Aberdeen who must have been in his 70s/80s and had lived most of his life in NZ. He told us he should never have moved and that once you're there you're stuck... you can't carry on travelling round the wor...
The Long Road Home
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MATT: So we are a bit behing on the blog...Kel is still trying to finish writing about Oz and I am trying to get a bit of NZ done. I am about two weeks out of date...so bear with me if some of the details seem a bit fuzzy. We were put up (very kindly) by Sarah and Tim (Sarah and ex E&Y collegue of Kel) at there very nice house in a suburb of Auckland. Immediately we got a good feeling about NZ....very chilled, nice people, good climate - not as hot as Oz but...