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Record Mission: January 18, Motuoapa, Kiko Rd, Taupo and Prawns!

Day three of the January record mission and oh what a day!
Before we left Turangi, we stopped in at Tokaanu wharf at the edge of Lake Taupo. 487 more words

Record Mission: Jan 2015

My Eternal Love

I’ve been putting off writing this post for quite some time. It’s the final part in my latest adventure. I guess, by putting it off, I could delude myself into thinking it wasn’t completely over yet. 1,036 more words


Beware the Ides of March!

Can you believe it?


Ok, let’s go and get started..

Marathon training doesn’t start till next week so this week I will do splits (4/5 km morning, 4/5 km at night) and see how the Achilles goes. 210 more words


Beer - #553 - Lakeman - Taupo Pale Ale - a redux

The brewers, concerned, send me a replacement for the beer that I had, and some others, which was beyond what I’d expect. ┬áso, in short order, I revisit the scene of the crime…. 524 more words


New Zealand - Taupo

A very quick descent!
Being in Taupo it’s easy to spot the people that have done a skydive, they are the ones in matching t-shirts and massive grins on their faces. 646 more words


Ol' McMurray had a Farm E-I-E-I-O

Sheep and promise of seeing a “Gorilla” sent us to Murray’s Farm. Murray, a friend of Jayne’s dad has quite the farm, and turns out to be quite an artist. 375 more words


Road Trip Tourism

This weekend we are staying at Jayne’s Mum and Dad’s down at Lake Taupo. With a full weekend ahead of us of visiting “Murray’s” Farm, Shopping, sight-seeing (Mordor anyone?), tramping, and more, we are so excited! 488 more words