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Before we came to New Zealand, I`d never

 seen so many people walking around barefoot. In the streets, shops, even in class. You do read about Kiwis’ love for jandals (flip-flops), but the barefoot thing was a surprise  talked to strangers as much. From fellow hikers, who say … Continue reading

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Wildlife central

Having grown up in a pretty urban setting, the only animals I had seen growing up were in the zoo. When I moved to London, I saw foxes (which I mistook for stray dogs), squirrels (who used to climb up … Continue reading

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Red Rocks Reserve and seals

There are lots of seal-watching tours around New Zealand, but we decided to organize our own. As Mike said, if we were rich, we would probably be fat as we would be able to afford expensive tours and only travel … Continue reading

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