Bernti's Mountain Inn
Travel Blogs from Thornleigh
7 more sleeps to go. I really want to try and remember to do this everyday- everyday there will be a story to tell a new person I have met, or at least SOMETHING to write about!!!!! I will do my best!! I am packed with a few final things to go- like a toothbrush... Getting very close and scary but more excited than scared!! :s ...
... the a fancy gym as a trial (with no intention of joining because it is hideously over priced). At this gym they have a machine that is basically a staircase on rotation. Yes, you can pay £80 a month to walk up stairs. Something you could do for free in your own home. Then we ran home (GMT) with a bag full of toilet rolls (like they do in the army) so we could get ready to go for dinner with AJ and MJ. MJ cooked up a veggie feast, 3 courses ...
It wasn't enough, but there was not much more I could do, so I packed up the house and said goodbye to my Mum
Just posting a brief outline of where we will be during this trip.
21st Dec- 1st Jan:
Layn and Sarah will be touring through the NZL south island until the 28th. From there Kate will join us and we will set up base in Queenstown. Gill and Liv's wedding is on the 29th and we will also be spending new years with everyone.
1st Jan - 9th Jan:
We will be in LA, Vista Murietta and Vegas.
Back in 99, when we came home for Christmas, five days after our arrival, my Mum had a small stroke, and within five weeks, Lucy's Mum was diagnosed with breast cancer, so we've always been a little wary of coming home during the Christmas period, but as both of our Mums were healthy, we through caution to the wind and made the effort.
From Singapore, we jumped on ...