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... a similar problem in sought after Locations like St. Moritz where Russian money made it unaffordable for locals to stay and have to move away because their income will not support an up to $30000/m2 Living Space price. The smallest 37m2 One Room Apartment can cost more than 1 Mio these Days.... crazy... when will this bubble stop? There are more than 10 Marina's in and around Auckland where 1 out 10 People owning ...
Tried to sleep in but too much on the brain. It was Dad’s birthday, so got up and checked mail and did more on the journal as well as posting on the TravelPod blog.
We needed to pack a bag today for our trip to the South Island and I also needed to get the hire car I’d reserved, from the airport area.
I decided to make my first call with the pre-paid card and…it didn’t work! I got diverted to ...
... and that is the price of petrol. The price of Crude oil is around $100 per barrel and that is worldwide. So the price difference comes only from local taxes. The rip off in Europe is extreme and so it is in NZ. Some countries are ok for us, but outrageous for the local population, for example in Vietnam they pay about the same price for their petrol as we do (Around $1.40—Euro 93 cents) but their average income is only $4.000. The result is that the general ...
Today was the day I was flying home. It was a 36 hour flight from Auckland to Sydney to London via Hong Kong then Heathrow to Manchester! 1st flight was at 1pm from Auckland International so i caught the airport shuttle from near my hostel to the airport. At the airport it was very easy all self check in on a computer that scans your passport and and prints your boarding card, very efficient ...
... also yum). The gift shop here was particularly interesting as it had a rather large beehive built directly next to it, and you could see thousands of bees busily working right on the other side of the glass. We spent a while wandering the riverside in Warkworth before heading to Sheepworld. We had missed the shearing shows for the day, so decided to give the farm itself a miss. Instead ...