04 décembre 2009

Christchurch

  Surprisingly we feel refreshed and not jetlagged as expected. Weather, however is not a good start. Residents are walking around in heavy outdoor gear and we start wondering if we chose the right season. The city is very pleasant with amazing gardens, colorful houses and nice architecture. We wander around and sample the nice boutiques and bookshops. Some areas have a very old English feel while other spaces are have a very contemporary design. We visit the Art center which had exhibits of little interest. We are stunned by... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2009

A long Journey

  One of the first reactions to our trip was ‘nothing like short hauls!’ Indeed this is definitely the longest series of flights we have taken so far and perhaps we will not have the occasion to fly consecutively to a destination for that long. This trip is new, unprepared and will be dealt with as a ‘pilot’. Why? It is the first time we hit the road with our little one, Noemie, who is just 6 months old. Unprepared, because we chose the destination randomly, only several weeks ago. Our travels usually take us to developing... [Lire la suite]
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