Author Archives: Julia Chan

About Julia Chan

I’m Julia and I've just returned from the adventure of my life. I went travelling around South America, the South Pacific and South East Asia for 12 months, and I'd do it all over again if I could! Julia on Google+

Day 114 – Hamilton’s botanical gardens and a Maori exhibition

After a great night’s sleep (that bed is so comfy), we were up around 8ish. Fingers crossed we’ve slept off our jet lag! We were welcomed again with another great breakfast of cereal, toast and porridge! Yum! Lounging around for … Continue reading

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Day 113 – Arriving in New Zealand and feeling at home

So we arrived in Auckland, New Zealand, early in the morning. The exact time was unknown, missing the last day and then a change in day light savings time in New Zealand meant we had no idea what time it was. After … Continue reading

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Day 112 – A non-existent day

Due to different time zones and flight time, September 24th never really happened for us. We boarded the flight on the evening of September 23rd and we’re due to land on September 25th (local time). Yeah, took me a while … Continue reading

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Day 111 – Goodbye South America

I’m feeling very sad today as its our last day in South America but at the same time excited to be heading to a new country, New Zealand. I love this region and I’ve had an amazing 3 and a … Continue reading

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Day 110 – Student protests and Mexican food in Chile

It’s our penultimate day in South America and we decided to continue exploring the area but with a view to do a little shopping.  With our flight to New Zealand tomorrow night, we were looking to buy some wine for John’s Auntie … Continue reading

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