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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Golf Course
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Since our move to Auckland in August we have slowly settled in the smoke of the big city Auckland. Our housing has changed in comparison with Nelson, going from a spacious 1940's old Art Deco house to a real 2015 city flat..Going from chopping wood every Saturday, to central heating. From a bay view, to a city view ;)
Ingrid has been full-on with her new job and already had a 3 ...
... Selah, Ashlee, Molli and I went and grabbed breakfast at a local cafe and caught up on life. It was amazing to be together again. Unfortunately Ashlee couldn't stay long because she had caught a cold, but it was still very nice to see her again.
The next day we showed Molli around Auckland, specifically around the Viaduct Harbour area. We hung out and chilled there until we got hungry. We then went to Countdown to buy ...
... height of Summer. The beach was also really nice - a black sand beach due to the fact that New Zealand has such a recent volcanic history. Our last stop was Piha beach where Neil very generously treated us to delicious fish and chips which we ate looking out to sea. Another beautiful beach with a large rock in the middle that we could have climbed halfway up for a view, but considering we'd had a really good view at a lookout on our way in to the beach we decided ...
I can't believe we have only one more sleep and we'll be on our way. Can't wait to see all the exciting things Mum and Dad have planned for us. I'm even looking forward to trying snails and frogs legs when we get to France!
I will give you another update when we are on our way.
... home. We all spent the morning at the farmers market. Here we tasted new foods, listened to someone play live music, and had lunch. The band was actually playing reggae music and it was a nice relaxing mode. For lunch we went to a nice little restaurant. This was no ordinary restaurant though, we had the opportunity to draw on the table cloth because it was paper! We all had a lot of fun drawing images, playing hangman, ...