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May 29, 2005 - Going back to Wellington

We woke late and very hung over, loaded the car and checked out. Niki and Guiliano, went and dropped there car off and there luggage at the airport and came back to meet us for lunch. We said our goodbyes and promised to visit them in Italy when we got back home and settled, and then drove for 5 hours to Picton to catch our ferry back to the North Island. The ferry was meant to leave at 9.30 pm and arrive at 12.30 am but after a few delays and the drive to the hostel at Wellington we made it to our beds at just after 2am. Ruth was quite...

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May 19, 2005 - Leaving the North Island and heading South

Chris and Chad had come from the south island so they booked there bus ticket north together, and left about 8 am and woke me to say goodbye. Chad is 33 and really into his new German boyfriend. A real card, he has had me and Ruth in stitches the whole time, he is heading to south America. (Brazil I think!) Chris, 25, had just registered as a psychologist in OZ before leaving on his travels. He too is heading for South America, after which he plans to teach under privileged kids to swim in New York. Yesterday was a really good day! We had...

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