Kawerau Thermal Motel
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... because I'm too cold to signal - not that it really makes a difference, I don't know the signals or traffic rules anyway, I'm not sure there are any here.
Dairy products: as expensive and addictive as heroin. There is a brand of chocolate milk where a small bottle is more expensive than a bottle of wine. Worth every penny obviously.
As delightful as Whakatane is, I have discovered one aspect I am not sure will work ...
... chocolate. My manager then took us for a drive around town (which took about 5 min) and for groceries, and even helped us select more local beer & wine; by this point we didn't really care if I had been recruited to work at the District Health Board or into a cult - booze, cheese, chocolate... it doesn't take much to buy our loyalty.
... leben Glenis und Otti in Galatea, einem Dorf mit etwa 250 Einwohnern, von denen gefühlte 200 Rinderfarmer sind. Das ist auch die Haupteinnahmequelle für Otti. Dieser hat seine Veterinärpraxis, in welcher zur Zeit 3 Tierärzte arbeiten, direkt nebenan und die Patienten sind zu 70% Großtiere (vor allem Rinder) und 30% Kleintiere.
Ähnlich wie auf der Farm in Kanada war auch hier der Deal, dass wir für etwa 4-5 Stunden Arbeit am Tag Kost und ...
... it's Monday morning and we are in a prop plane heading to South Island...I keep getting distracted by the coastline and other sites!) We didn't get back to the hotel until 6pm...a number of folks headed out to a Mitka village with authentic Mauri food and dance and reported it was a great time. David, our guide, every night will say if anyone wants to go to a inexpensive pub or restaurant to join him at a certain time so tonight we and a few others did. We ...
... to say, unless you have a super good camera or you are very lucky you do not get this on picture. But just watching them was an unforgettable pleasure.
The visit around the volcano was great. We had to wear a helmet as well as a mask as the sulphuric fumes are very unpleasant to the throat. I picked up a few rocks (small ones of course) to bring back. The whole walk lasted about 1h30 and the guides ...
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