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Sunday was our day for travelling to Wellington. It was a long day. We set out at 11:45 am. The bus headed initially for Taupo.
I’ve been wanting to go to New Zealand since 2001. That’s 17 years ago, after I first watched The Lord of the Rings and then read all the books. 369 more words
This morning was a chore to get out of bed. All the muscles in our legs hurt from hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing yesterday. Luckily, the rest of our hikes in the coming days aren’t this long so we should be able to survive the soreness. 1,072 more words
I woke to the amazing smell of homemade bread in Taupo so it didn’t take long for hunger to set in and I was up and about. 536 more words