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After reading the first blogs on our travel page I was getting more and more excited about starting our journey. But, this girl had to work a bit longer before I could leave. Yet, today is the day! Finally! I left work behind, time to pack my bags and not to forget to pack extra first aid kits, ibuprofen, voltarol, ...
... bring 23 kg on checked-in baggage!).
I've had some internal struggles about whether to bring along my climbing gear, wintercoat, poi/juggling stuff and running shoes. They will come with me to Leeuwarden and I'll tell you which of them I brought later, when I know how much weight I can work with
The feeling of anticipation is only somewhat dampened by the impending journey -- ...
So. New Zealand! We are going! Oh yeah!
I'll just start you off with a couple of highlights, that brought us here:
* The sights: just look at this amazing video (1m) and the pics below this post. Pretty much any configuration of land that exists somewhere in the world is supposed to exist in new zealand. There's even Fjords!
So I have officially started to countdown the hours instead of days. There are about 9 to 10 left, which indeed means that I'll be in the car at 3 in the morning instead of my nice and comfy bed.
I am going to Jönköping (Sweden) for 6 months where I'll study at the Jönköping University, something I am really looking forward to. For those that are interested in ...
... br> clack of the train. So, tomorrow I am to report in Valbella at the office of
Lenzerheide Bergbahnen which is the company I’ll be working for. I’ll probably
receive my work clothes, ski lift card and what not, after which I’ll finally
know where I’ll be living. Hopefully I’ll be able to get some rest as well
because I think I’ll be working the next day. That would ...