Rarotonga Day 1

We arrived in Rarotonga last night on a very late flight from Auckland. We left around 7:45pm and after a 4 and a half hour flight, eventually landed in Rarotonga around 12.30am. We where a bit late as the pilot announced there was a lot of rain so we had to circle above the airport…

Day 48 – Switzerland

Monday: Today our tour company Top Deck had an optional activity for a train ride up to Jungfrau which is one of the main summits of the Bernese Alps. It’s 3,466 meters above sea level on the boundary between the cantons of Bern and Valais, halfway between Interlaken (where we were staying) and Fiesch. Even after I’ve explained all that,…

Day 31 – Washington DC

I didn’t really think about Washington DC when I signed up for this trip. I knew it was the capital but was kind of oblivious to how much history and museums there are here! Washington was one of our longer stops. We arrived on Friday afternoon and didn’t leave until Monday morning. When we arrived…