No Snakes, No Worries: A Summer Trip to New Zealand

Dec 16th, 2015, 03:23 PM
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Interesting viewpoints.
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Dec 16th, 2015, 03:45 PM
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Aww Mel, I thought you were coming back for Christmas!

Have fun in your winter wonderland.
We Warm Bloods fantasize about White Christmases
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Dec 16th, 2015, 09:58 PM
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Hi Bokahara -

We've been in wet, gloomy Germany for the past two weeks. One week left, and not a snow flake in sight. No worries, our driveway at home is no doubt buried in the stuff.

A possible to return to NZ is under discussion for next year.

Christie - I hope the report helps, although is probably one of my least detailed NZ trip reports - I have many others on this forum if you want to search.

Good luck with your planning.
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Dec 17th, 2015, 04:40 AM
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This year, my german panfried sent me a Christmas card which includes a very sweet christmas verse all about the winter snow, from which I inferred [obviously wrongly] that they had a lot of it.

it's about 15C here and the sun just came out.

weird weather for which we will undoubtedly pay later in the year.
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Dec 17th, 2015, 07:53 AM
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German panfried?

We saw our first snow today annhig...a small patch of the manmade stuff surrounded by green. Everyone grumbling about global warming around here, but we've had a boatload of the stuff in Colorado so far this year.
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Dec 17th, 2015, 12:27 PM
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penfriend - it's not me, honest, guv, it's my laptop. They have a life of their own, don't they?

somehow named is not the same as the real thing, is it Mel?
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Dec 17th, 2015, 01:35 PM
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it's happened again -Manmade, obviously.
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Dec 17th, 2015, 03:22 PM
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Snow - at Christmas - how ridiculous! The mangoes wouldn't ripen!
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Dec 17th, 2015, 09:48 PM
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Nope, named is nothing like the real thing annhig
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