May 182011

Nice view with my sandwich today…as I sat here taking it all in at lunchtime Ciara called me saying ‘I can’t believe we live here’.  ‘Where are you?’ I asked…and the reply was ‘On my way to the supermarket, I just pulled over to say that’. Queenstown …..we’re going to like it. Winter hasn’t even […]

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May 132011
"I'm Not Going Home"

Call it easily pleased…or is it just the false pretence of seeing me working for a week while the “boss” stays at home…..but one sight of this gluten free burger (I’m sure it not just this particular burger but gluten free in general)…but on the first bite all I heard was “I can’t go home”. […]

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May 122011
First week as a Queenstown Resident

Just a small update to say we’ve survived our first week in the house, and almost my first week in the job. Yes I know you can see the joins in the picture above, but wanted to get this up here to show a different view of “home”.  Pretty neat eh?  Yup that’s the van […]

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May 032011
One Year On – the end of the road trip…for now

About a week after we had arranged the date, we realised that we were moving into the house in Queenstown exactly one year to the day we flew out of Scotland. So here’s the year in statistics : 11 countries 8 flights (9 including a scenic one) 5 ferry trips 5 train journeys 1 commercial […]

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