Quest Palmerston North Serviced Apartments
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I hate to admit this but this is the second time I am doing this blog. I don't know what happened to the first, it just disappeared. I suppose I am just not used to this tablet. I last wrote when we arrived in Manakau. It seemed to be a very quiet visit with no mishaps. However when I was taking my evening pill (guys my age take some kind of pill at night) I dropped it and when I was looking for it under the bed, I ...
... Paul Honey was the owner and craftsman of jade jewellery. He gave us the history of jade in the country and his own history involvement. He had a picture of himself sitting on a large jade boulder his own father had found. Back then there was no market for jade and so it was not worth a great deal. Now that same rock would be worth 3 million!!! wooooow! I bought a piece of jade ...
... I was hoping there might be an Indian takeaway here, but no such luck. The only thing I had in the cupboard was a packet of corn chips. So a major clash of culinary cultures tonight, I’m afraid. Fusion cooking I think they call it?!!
This is my basic made-up recipe, but you can add, subtract ingredients to ...
After a wonderful two weeks away experiencing the joys of Hong Kong, Beijing and Jinzhou all good things must come to an end. It is with some sadness but also excitment to be on our way home. As those who have experienced it, Asia can be a visual and sensual overload and we are looking forward to our return to sleepy ol Palmy. It is our last night here in China and we have one last to do before our return. Fulfill Jetts wish ...
... a few sheep, and finally 3 donkeys (Ruby, Pearl and Tilly), a Shetland pony called Meg, and 3 miniature horses called Tonto, Mack and Tiara. Oh, and six cats inside the house, and two who lived outside.
Our jobs over the week never really felt much like work; we had morning chores of feeding the guinea pigs, letting the horses out into a grassy paddock, collecting eggs, and other lovely farmy things. ...
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