Best Western Hotel Smokies Park
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Up for a 9am departure, spent most of the day on the bus dropping people off at Picton for the ferry to Wellington and collecting people coming south. I stayed at the pub while the driver did that, then dropped at a $2 wine teasing of 3 wines and a desert wine. Travelled all the way to tonight's accommodation at Kaiteri Lodge, Kaiteriteri and my first dorm room. After being on the bus ...
So, here we are Manchester airport. Wales have lost to England in the rugby and as we watch the sun go down over terminal 3, the board says our BA flight to London Heathrow is delayed by 15mins.Then 30 mins. Then 50 mins. So worried about catching connecting ...
... butter plus small amount of chicken.
Lunch: 2 eggs, bacon, mushrooms, plus piece of coconut bread, plus 1-2 very small oranges (easy peel)
Evening meal: chicken, 1/3 of a jar between two of us of Uncle Ben's sweet and sour source, Linseed/Sunflower/Pumpkin seed mix sprinkled in, vegetables (leek, red or green pepper, kale, spinach, broccoli, courgette, mushrooms) cooked in small amount ...
This was it. The end of our journey. Exhausted, we collapsed in the Sheffield Tap pub, waiting the 18:14 northern rail service home. It seems quite funny that our adventure, which took us around some of the worlds greatest landmarks, started and finished on a northern rail train. As we bid our farewells, we knew we would never forget this epic trip, and it was a truly great beginning to my gap year adventures. It was at that point that I realized I had lost my sunglasses. ...
... that the GPS will correct you in the event you make a mistake. I don't think many people do that with their GPS. I grew up traveling with maps. Finding the alternate route is bred into me. After a long time creeping along, I take a left, because the GPS map shows another road over in that direction. I don't want to go right because that leads into the mountains, and the last thing I want is to become a CNN story about “American tourists wreck on icy roads; ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet