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... some water and travel sweets and then browsed the shops. A purchase was made in Mango, a cheap t-shirt just because I do not have enough to wear! We sat and waited for our boarding gate instructions appeared the at 9:05am we were off to gate 33 and after a short wait we were on the aeroplane. We took very close notice of the directions given by the Norwegian air hostess who gave out how to use the several pieces of equipment that ...
... were led to our room across the road - looked like another house converted into rooms - the room a family room was lovely and warm and were yet to feel the benefit of our snow boots and layers of clothing and all we kept feeling was hot! We watched TV and played Candy Crush for a while before going back across the road to the hotel for our evening meal. What great value, Sarah started with Mushrooms in breadcrumbs and I had my first taste of Norway, Norwegian Prawn cocktail. ...
... welcome to stop reading them - I won't mind, honestly.
So, to business. For those who do not know, I am about to embark on a 6 week adventure around New Zealand with Rachael Durham; one of my best friends and a flatmate from university. We fly from Heathrow next Monday, 26th January 2015, and should arrive in Auckland on Wednesday 28th, with a brief, but I'm sure very relieving, stop in Hong Kong in the middle. From there the plan ...
... and 20 minutes queuing is a nightmare on one of the busiest days in the British travellers calendar. Eventually we head back via a reasonable change at Reading and we get to Newton Abbott station and a quick cab ride home.
I'd pre warned our neighbours who had been fantastic at filling our empty fridge and freezer with staples to get us through our first night back. There was a welcome party ready with keys, help ...
... any sites in Spain until I know when or if I am sailing so at the moment everything is extremely uncertain..
In the mean time I have bought myself a teach-yourself Spanish course and I promised that I would do a bit every day. Well of course that hasn't happened! I don't speak a word of Spanish and hadn't realised how hard I was going to find it. Because it is stretching my brain I can only work on the course when I am feeling bright ...