Tag Archives: Bay of Islands

Deciding what to wear for the next 433 days

What a challenge! Who knows what they’ll wear – in advance – for 14+months on an around-the-world trip? We read blogs about packing, got advice from other travelers, and thought a lot about what clothes we already had and how … Continue reading

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A crazy – but great – detour (relief!)

How did we decide to tag along with people we’d never met on a 4-day trip up to their place in Kerikeri?  (And where is Kerikeri, you might ask?) Over a year ago we prepared for our trip to New … Continue reading

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