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Island hopping in New Zealand

We started on the North Island (population 3.4 million). Flew in an airplane (not a jet) to the South Island (population 1 million). Took a 9-passenger plane to Stewart Island (population 402). And made the crossing to Ulva Island (population 2) … Continue reading

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Wellingtonians

We stood on a street corner by Molly Malone’s waiting.  A car pulled up. The driver and passenger waved to us. We opened the door hesitantly.  “Duncan?” we said, and, when he smiled and said yes, we piled into the … Continue reading

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