Tonight, I got up at 3am to visit Mount Eden. This is highest point in Auckland and its surrounding region. After a 60 minute walk I made it to the peak of the mountain. The view was fantastic and drove me to tears. It is hard to describe the look and even the pictures do […]
Nothing much has happened during the past days. We have met a few new people, which seems to be very easy in New Zealand and last night I have been in bar together with Acbar from Dubai and a German exchange student for 2 or 3 hours. Everything was pretty relaxed. After having decided to […]
This morning we bought a car. A Honda Accord SI, 5 doors, automatic transmission, air condition and lots of nice pretty extras. As we bought it from three Austrian guys that need to leave tomorrow, we got it for $750. Pictures of the car are following.
After our arrival in New Zealand we have made further progress and are now users of the New Zealand cellular network. We also acquired a tax number and opened a bank account with the Bank of New Zealand. Fun fact: They play music television in New Zealand banks instead of these boring news channels.
I am sitting in a super market that provides internet access and are updating my website. Katja stayed in the hostel and is reading a book causing her to get quite sentimental. Nothing much new has happened. Yesterday, we have been invited to BBQ, which was more than just tasty. I uploaded some photos, which […]