Day 142: Welcome To Middle Earth

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Wed. 2nd January 2013 It turns out that it was more appropriate than we’d thought to go and see The Hobbit last night. The Lord of the Rings is one of the themes that seemed to run through the day …

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Day 141 : Up On High

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Tues. 1st January 2013 We have a long list of things we wanted to do before we leave Sydney. Dave is booked on the Sydney Bridge Walk and I want to walk around the bays by the apartment around to …

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Day 140: Out With The Old, In with The New

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Mon. 31st December 2012 It is appropriate that we are in Sydney over the New Year and therefore able to make use of all of the opportunities of a major city to update and replace our kit. So it is …

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Day 139: First Tour Of The Day

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Sat. 30th December 2012 We set off early (for us!) to get some sightseeing in before being collected at 3pm to visit Steve who worked at RM over 25 years ago before he emigrated to Australia. It is strange to …

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Day 138: Au Revoir France, G’Day Aus

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Sat. 29th December 2012 If you are ever asked “where in France is a good place to live?” then there a lot worse answers than New Caledonia. We saw all the clichés of France – cheese and baguettes; a denial …

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