Tag: New Zealand

It was already dark when we took off for the 17.5 hour flight to Dubai. Having a seat in front of the wings and engines meant it was very quiet where we sat so we could enjoy a few of …

Friday November 11th/12th, AKL – DXB – BRU Read More »

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As always, the last day is a bit weird. Everything is packed away and we still had the whole day before catching our flight. At breakfast we met a Belgian couple who arrived during the night and were about to …

Friday November 11th, Auckland Read More »

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A full day to visit the city. As we knew $6-9 /hour parking fee is normal in Auckland we just walked 200m and took the bus to the CBD. Aotea Square and Town Hall were the starting point of our …

Thursday November 10th, Auckland Read More »

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We had a long drive ahead of us as Auckland was 360 Km away taking the scenic route. After about an hour we arrived at the Rawene ferry for a 10 minute crossing. We took a short stroll around the …

Wednesday November 9th, Ahipara – Auckland Read More »

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Friday, October 14th, 11 in the morning, we started our holiday by train. One hour later we arrived at the airport and checked in at the Emirates desk. The lines at security were long and slow and the electronic passport …

And we‘re off Read More »

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