BEST WESTERN Great South Road Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Auckland
We arrived in Auckland in the evening, we went to find a hostel to stay in - but the queue was enormous, and minimum stay was 2 nights so we opted for a nice hotel =D
Underneath our hotel was a small corner shop, we were delighted to find crunchies and dr.pepper! And other western goodies we hadn't seen for a few months!
In the …
... s ice glaciers. Our first night here began with all you can eat pizza...need I say more? I ate all I could. This experience was made more memorable by the power cut! We had pizza by candlelight...so romantic :-). A good night was made even better by the rugby, and the Lions SMASHING the Wallabies. It was a great atmosphere in the pub, as there was a load of us pomms, and a big group of cocky Australians. Needless to say they had well and truly quietened down by the end of ...
... on your daily routine. Despite missing my motorbike, let's face it....that accident I had was on a Monday commute into work which gives an idea of the kind of idiots I had to share the road with on a daily basis. Either that, or contend with armpits, delays and grumpy Londoners on the tube.
Walking to work was a novelty....until it rained for the first time. I got drenched.....I bought a car, and I now drive 2.5 minutes (shameful, I know!). To be honest, you can't live in ...
Well, the last day was packing and a quick dash to the shops to buy a Dora car seat for Cindy's niece as our previous attempts were unsuccessful due to being out of stock at a couple of places.
Today however belongs to Malcolm. He wanted to leave the US in style and so it proved.
Just prior to dropping off the RV's we had to fill them up with gas and we found a ...
... season in the Lucas family so by September/October there will be another wee Lucas in Adelaide so I figured that would be a good as time as any to pop in and visit.
Who are you going with?
What? You're going by yourself??
Do you know anyone over there?
Not a soul!! But I have a knack for making friends, been doing it since 1986!
Do you speak any Asian?? ...