On a Slippery Slope July 30th 2010 Let me start by saying Happy Birthday Glynn! For his birthday this year, we took the day off work and Glynn got to make use of the present I gave him last birthday - an all-expenses paid trip to Auckland's indoor snow arena, Snow Planet, for some snowboarding.
The drive to north Auckland took nearly an hour owing to the tail-end of rush hour and a patchy, heavy fog that one minute let in brilli ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
Hello! Welcome to Jude and Glynn's travel blog. We're a pair of newlyweds freshly back from a wonderful year spent traversing the globe and about to embark on our newest adventure - emigrating to New Zealand!
About us: Glynn's 34, a Batman fanatic and graphic novel afficionado, a Warehouse Supervisor when he has to be and a general all-round nice guy. Jude is 33, a hardened gig and festival goer, a Lecturer dabbling in IT, Literacy and German and a general all-round nice girl.
We met in 2004 over the internet and were married in Feb 2006. We've so far been to Japan, Hong Kong, China, V... full info