Celebrating the All Blacks 20-6 win over the Aussies with Mario (a local lad and All Black fan). One local bar became a 'State of New Zealand' for a couple of hours! A brilliant time was had by all.
NOTE: Thats a New Zealand flag hanging from under the TV.
Chapter 5 - DAY 5 - Monterosso (Cinque Terre) Day 4 October 15th 2011 ALL BLACKS V AUSSIES – RUGBY WORLD CUP
Another slightly chilly start to the day but the glorious blue sky promised another cracking day to come. After breakfast we headed down to the Fast Dal 1989 Bar Monterosso to confirm the All Black v Australia Rugby World Cup quarter final would be screened live – it was!
I had my All Black Jersey to wear and Jeanette wore the NZ Football away top ( ... read more
Europe » Italy » Liguria » Monterosso al Mare Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
We are new to travelling and new to blogging. The kids are off our hands and the mortgage is under control so we're celebrating doing the hard yards - and surviving them by heading off on our Big OE (about 30 years late)! We leave Wellington New Zealand on 23 July and will spend 3 months exploring UK/Europe,a mixture of organised tours and independent travel.
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