Category Archives: World Trip 2009-2010

A 66 Day World Trip with my nephew Andrew Fisher between 27 November 2009 and 31 January 2010. We covered 7 countries – USA, Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia, Peru, New Zealand

World Trip 2009-2010: Day 62 – Queenstown, New Zealand

Wednesday 27 January 2010 Highlights: Jet-boating on Lake Wakatipu, Gondola Ride, Queenstown Casino Today it was me and Kara on a jet-boat on Lake Wakatipu and beyond. We just missed the 10 am ride but got onto the 11 am … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 61 – Milford Sound, New Zealand

Tuesday 26 January 2010 Highlights: Milford Sound Boat trip Today saw a 5 am alarm and my first day of driving in New Zealand. With a 600 km round trip to Milford it would have been very unfair for Jason … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 60 – Dunedin to Queenstown, New Zealand

Monday 25 January 2010 Highlights: Dunedin Cadbury Chocolate Factory Tour After a visit to the steepest road in the world, Baldwin Street, we headed off to the Dunedin Cadbury Chocolate Factory. As the tour wasn’t suitable for children Jason and … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 59 – Dunedin, New Zealand

Sunday 24 January 2010 Highlights: Dunedin Aquarium, New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame, Speight’s Brewery Tour Unfortunately we woke up to more rain today, I’m still hopeful of better weather in the near future. We started the day with a … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 58 – Christchurch – Dunedin, New Zealand

Saturday 23 January 2010 Highlights: Historic buildings at Oamaru Andrew again today struggled to get up which turned out bad for him as Jason, Erin and Kara were ready early. Our drive out of Christchurch was uneventful even if it … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 57 – Christchurch, New Zealand

Friday 22 January 2010 Highlights: Harness Racing at Addington Around 8.45 am Erin headed in Andrew and my room to try and wake up Andrew, now this is a very difficult task, some would say near impossible. After Erin yelled … Continue reading

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