4 August, 2012 - Peter and Suzanne, being of the Baby Boomers generation, are now setting forth on the next travel phase of our lives. We met many years ago in Cape Town, South Africa, Suzanne from Oldham in England and Peter from Cambridge in New Zealand, on an overland expedition taking six months to get to London. A year later we then journeyed from London to Australia overland taking 10 months. We settled in Rotorua, New Zealand, had 3 great kids who are now doing their own thing and it is now, excitingly, time for us to recommence where we left off. We have, with much trepidation on my... full info
What are "Pokies"?
Suzanne and Pete, It looks like you are having a good trip. I am working on my Australian and New Zealand slang and wanted to confirm was "Pokies" are? I assume they are slot machines but I wanted to confirm. I want to impress my friends and use that term the next time I am in a casino. Dave