Family Reunion!

MY PARENTS ARE COMING TO NEW ZEALAND!   WHOOPEE!! In just over 2 weeks I’m meeting them in Invercargill for 6 weeks of traveling together! I’m really excited to see them, it’s been nearly 10months since I left the UK, and said tearful goodbyes at Heathrow Airport as I boarded a one way flight to Mexico. It’s…

A Hot Christmas

Nelson, New Zealand, 24-25 December 2014 This is only my second Christmas spent away from my family, and my first in the company of almost strangers. Christmas has different meanings for everyone, but the thing I look forward to most at Christmas is spending time with my family. Last year we had Christmas day at…