Monthly Archives: June 2011

Home Sweet Home

Well I guess this is the final official “Road Trip” blog post, as we’re no longer on the road and no longer in the air, we’ve touched down safely in New Zealand and we’re back “home” in Tauranga. On Monday … Continue reading

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Pocono 500 NASCAR race

NASCAR is fun.  You know, just in case you were wondering…  Because I was wondering, before we went to the Pocono 500 on Sunday.  I wasn’t quite sure what to expect…  I’d heard there’d be a lot of rednecks there, … Continue reading

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Would you like your Big Apple baked or fried?

It’s summer time in New York city and it’s been hot, hot, hot!!  But we’re trying our best to enjoy the heat, because in a few days we’ll be in the middle of a New Zealand winter, brrr!  We drove … Continue reading

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The Mighty Falls!

Monday was another driving day for us, but a nice, unexpected surprise, we ended up driving through part of Canada!  The first thing we noticed about Canada was how smooth and nice the roads are compared with the USA.  The … Continue reading

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Detroit, Motor City

Warning:  If you are not a car enthusiast, most of this blog post may not interest you.  Having said that, if you’re not a car enthusiast you probably got bored of this blog a long time ago…  Bring on the … Continue reading

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Chilling in Chi-town.

For the first time during the holiday we’ve managed to have a bit of a break and just relax and take things slower.  It’s been nice to catch our breath, in what’s known as the “Windy City”, Chicago. Chicago is … Continue reading

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Hello to an old friend, Goodbye to an old road…

After the speed and excitement of the Indy 500, we were happy to slow the pace down a little bit for a couple of days.  On Monday we left Indiana and crossed back into Illinois for the second time and … Continue reading

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