Chapter Twenty-nine - The Kingdom of Akaroa

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I have traveled to 22 countries, posted 5,738 pictures and written 386 entries in 30 travel blogs
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Apr 15, 2006

About Mmbcross

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Favourite music
Oldies and classics
Croydon, England
Favourite movie
Zorba the Greek
English, Spanish, Portuguese
Favourite quote
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
Interests and hobbies
Travelling, stamp collecting, writing
One thing I want to do before I die
Go around the world
Favourite book
River of Grass
My friends describe me as
Liberal, amusing and a bit off-centre.
The most amazing moment in my life so far
Flying Concorde London to New York, and then organizing the fastest RTW commercial Concorde flight with William F. Buckley in 1989.

Recent Entries by Mmbcross

  • Day 42 – The Kingdom of Akaroa It's little known that New Zealand almost became a French colony. In 1840 a group of settlers set sail from France to land on the Banks Peninsula, which had ...

  • Day 38 – From Napier to Wellington It's 329 kms (200 miles) from Napier to Wellington, and we will be passing through the finest wine growing area of the country. New Zealand is famous for...

  • Day 41 Christchurch (Transcribed from Wikipedia) A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Canterbury Region in New Zealand's South Island at 12:51 pm on Tuesday, 22 February 2011 local time. The ea...

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