The Salty Dog Inn
Travel Blogs from Warkworth
... and as an added bonus, we could feed lambs from a bottle.
Karly was asked to be a volunteer to man the sheep separators and did a great job.
We then bought a couple of small gifts in the shop and then went to a small cafe up the hill to get some lunch. Barbara and I had something they call Lamb Fry and bacon, which is liver and bacon. I hadn’t it in years and it was delicious.
And then, we set off on our route ...
... only got (much) worse when Europeans
showed up on the scene. Even famed navigator James Cook, among the first
European explorers to visit New Zealand, thought a few sheep could improve the
place, so he released a couple on the South Island in 1777. A few decades
later, however, English sheep farmers arrived in droves. They found islands
covered in a variety of amazing native forests, which they mostly logged and
cleared to create pastureland. Eliminating over 80% ...
... New York time...(we should of been asleep)
At our gate lounge the Boeing 777-300 sat lengthways through the window, sparkling with colour,
Wil was very excited as the whole plan was covered in the Hobbit movies he loved it...the movie was made in New Zealand...we dubbed it the HOBBIT.
Flight NZ 9377 ready for ...
... where - according to the site statistics-some 1457 people have come to stare at me at some point? It has been suggested I should try and turn it into a book? This site offers that as an option . However as it's in the public domaine , I won't get a penny .....bugger! So what I might do when it's all finished , unless I've gone missing on some remote island or house of ill repute, is have book signing sessions £19.99 for hardback £7.99 for paperback ...
... potatoes and root vegetables, all sorts of sauces and pickles, salad followed by 4 different desserts. It was delicious! In the evening, back at Katie and Nav's, we watched movies and played board games. On Boxing Day I went to Bethells Beach on the west coast with Matt, in the evening 6 of us went to the cinema to see Wolf on Wall Street. I didn't really do much on 27th and 28th except see Matt's brother Stephen in a stand up comedy show on ...