Is Australia Racist?

Firstly I don’t’ want to create any Anti-Australia thoughts with this blog, I want to tell of a situation that is currently happening and how many New Zealanders could be financially damaged by choosing to live in Australia over the long term. This is a topic that directly affect us in how we live in […]

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Anaheim – Disneyland

A child’s dream is to go to Disneyland, so when we asked our son of 6 years where he wanted to stopover on a trip to Russia from New Zealand the natural choice was America. We planned to stopover for 5 nights which proved to be a hassle due to emigration at the US Embassy in Auckland. With Elena’s remark to […]

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Lost Luggage – Russia

It’s inevitable that at some point in our travels that we will loose our luggage, but had we thought about the way in which we were flying we probably could have saved ourselves the grief . Here’s how the bag went to Azerbaijan and we went to Siberia. Having spent a fantastic time with our Couch Surfing friends in Germany it was time to leave Berlin […]

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Russia 1997 Romance Blooms

Never drink at high altitude! Flying back from Russia and leaving Elena & Kirill behind was a tough decision but I really had no choice it was not my decision to make. We had to be calm and wait for the Medical Council in London to check all the documents. My two new Russian business men […]

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