Asure Saddle And Sulky Motor Lodge
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... have grown in confidence with this as the trip progressed. As Hugh pointed out, they were a great group to travel with and pretty easy to look after and manage.
While the natural and cultural environments we have travelled through on this trip has been amazing, the journey is as important as the destination. The boys really have made this trip what it has been.
To the parents and all who helped the boys get here a big thanks on ...
Our first proper training was held here and the boys were on fire, as the thinking is starting to shift to our first game day, tomorrow against Jesuit High School in Sacramento. Here we are playing two games, so everyone will get good game time.
After lunch, we headed off to the Golden Gate Bridge. What a fantastic looking structure, it was great to see this iconic bridge close up. We walked over the bridge and got ...
... Hillary. Then a bush walk and photos to remember the hanging mosses from the trees. The mountain top was elusive with the clouds swirling around so no close up photos though when we could see the trails up to the summit I was glad time hadn't allowed the six hour plus ascent! The knees are shot after the Inca trail! Finally a lovely walk around Pukekura park which would have been even lovelier if we'd been there late enough to see the ...
... went back to take a shower.
The sun finally came out as we arrived at a Nolan Belcher's our distant cousin's home. He is quite an interesting man. Having served in WWII, ran a farm, taught high school art and still driving and has amazing stamina at the age of 88. He gave us a tour around Eltham where much of the Belcher clan lived. Our first stop was at the Eltham cemetery. It was a beautiful, peaceful cemetery allowing us to see ...
... same no matter who you are, looks very regimental but extremely tidy. The respect for servicemen here is incredible, they treat them like gods. Lots of reflection pools, obviously they aren't really working. Had lunch at Matchbox. Beautiful. Then only toasted flatbread for tea which was just as nice. Food here is a lot of carbs, sandwiches and burgers and chips no wonder there are big people here as its so easy to access and cheap. Starbucks for Africa but they make a good cuppa ...