OK, well we’ve arrived … Dunno so much about the culture shock but wasn’t expecting the depth of third world conditions.
Left Christchurch in 6 degrees and arrived to 30 degrees…ouch! Especially when you are still in trousers and sneakers. Plus when we arrived Air NZ managed to lose Rosie’s suitcase, seems the check-in chick in Christchurch figured it was quicker to hit ‘reprint’ for baggage tags for the people behind us, so needless to say the impossible happened (Air New Zealand’s words) and our bags had the same baggage tag numbers as the people behind us! [Read more...]