Monthly Archives: November 1999

World Trip 1999-2000: Day 21 – Dallas, USA

Highlights: Air conditioning. We spent the car trying to organise a car for our trip around Australia. The day didn’t start well when we overslept which I’m putting down to the time zone difference not being lazy. Unfortunately the car … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 20 – Honolulu to Los Angeles to Dallas, USA

Highlights: Making it to Dallas Sleeping last night proved to be very different when we had two women next door fighting and crying over having to travel together which kept both Jon and myself up for most of the night … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 19 – Honolulu, USA

Highlights: None. Today proved that we had stayed too long in Hawaii. Unless you are a total tourist interested in the tourist traps or lying on the beach then their isn’t that much to do. We probably should have looked … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 18 – Honolulu, USA

Highlights: Polynesian Cultural Centre We returned to the USS Arizona Memorial hopeful for catching the main presentation but were given tickets for 3 1/2 hours later, very frustrating :(. We gave up on the Arizona which is a shame. We … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 17 – Honolulu, USA

Highlights: USS Arizona Memorial, State Capitol, Holiday Parade I bought a cap which should make my sister Kara happy after her concerns with the sunburn I got in New Zealand. Unfortunately today was about setbacks. We walked down the Waikiki … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 16 – Auckland to Honolulu, USA

Highlights: International flight. We left Auckland behind as we began our journey to the USA part of of trip for 64 days starting in Honolulu and ending in Los Angeles on Australia Day 26 January 2000. The first surprise today … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 15 – Christchurch to Auckland, New Zealand

Highlights: Standby flying. We got up early at 5.30 am and went to the Christchurch Airport to try and score a standby ticket. We eventually got one but it costs about $195 NZD then we planned. At 10.40 am we … Continue reading

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