Tag: Auckland

Day 19: Auckland in a day!

Today was destined to be a long long day. A trip to Auckland and back again, 4 planes and 2 airport shuttles, plus three hours of study in the middle. Up at 3:30am, won’t be back till midnight!

New Zealand video montage

I put together a montage to summarise my trip to new Zealand. Its just over 11 minutes long, and gives you a flavour of all the things that I did, saw and visited. If you want to read about it in detail, I blogged… Continue Reading “New Zealand video montage”

Auckland Museum

Typical, after a cloudy start, it’s a glorious sunny day in Auckland, wall to wall blue sky, as we pack and prepare for our long long trip back to the UK, 29 hours on a plane. Auckland Museum We checked the bags in at… Continue Reading “Auckland Museum”

Back to Auckland

Sad but true, the trip is coming to an end. Today saw us drive back to Auckland, deliver our hippie camper van back to the hire company, and return to the Rydges hotel for our last night in Auckland before flying home tomorrow.

Devonport Day

Today started with a packing packing panic, after a 6am get up and early breakfast – until that was, Mark tried to book a transfer to collect the camper van and they called back to say that we were not meant to collect it… Continue Reading “Devonport Day”

World championships opening ceremony and parade

Here is a short video montage of the parade and opening ceremony at the start of the triathlon World Championships.