Welcome to my clean and revamped Blog! I will try to start posting on a semi-regular basis, maybe throw up some writing or something. Don't hold me to it! There are some of you who are looking for my itinerary on my trip to New Zealand..... Behold! In all it's epic glory!
Monday October 15th
Arrive in New Zealand at 7:30 AM. Pass Out.
Tuesday October 16th
Waitakere Trip with my Dad
Wednesday October 17th
Drive down to Matamata to go to Hobbiton. I am essentially a giant hobbit so I should fit in!
Thursday October 18th
Head to downtown Auckland to show Samantha the sights. Also realize the city has completely changed in the last decade.
Friday October 19th
Driver around the Coromandel Peninsula backwards (in that I drive past Thames to the East side, drive up and around to Coromandel). Stay the night in Coromandel Town.
Saturday October 20th
Drive to Thames for MY SISTERS WEDDING - YAY GO SIS!
Sunday October 21st
Wake up, wonder where my pants are. Find them, drive to Rotorua and visit Tamaki Maori Village.
Monday October 22nd
Drive to Paraparaumu via Ohakune. Hope no volcanoes explode. Stay with my boy Marcus.
Tuesday October 23rd
All day Lord of the Rings trip around Wellington. Stay there overnight.
Te Papa in the morning then across Cook Strait. Stay in Picton.
Drive to Christchurch. And thats about all I'll manage on that day.
Edoras!!!!! All day trip.
Get up, drive over Arthurs Pass to Greymouth, then on to the Franz Joseph Glacier.
On to Queenstown via Wanaka and some fried fish.
Queenstown Stuff - What? Neither of us have been there before so we're doing tourist stuff!
Head to Manapouri and Te Anau
Head to Kaitangata
Spend quality times with my relatives, especially my bad-mamma-jamma nana who is in her 90s!
Head to Dunedin, visit the Cadbury Factory and then fly back to Auckland
Fly back to the US of A.
And there it is. A pretty busy trip but theres a lot I wanted to do, and a few special places I wanted to show my girl Samantha.