I blink and have to turn myself upside down as I see mountain tops covered with snow as we fly southbound. The south is suppose to have sunshine not snow. Imagine if you went from New York to Florida for snow skiing.
I guess I'll have to become a Kiwi to understand what's wrong with this picture.
It is cool almost cold here but for some reason I feel the need to stroll around in shorts and flip flops. Although my toes object, it's refreshing and makes me walk faster.
Woolshed Bar & Bistro promises Huge Meals and A Fun Atmosphere so I decide to take them up on it.
Soon I am having a steak that I drizzle with mint sauce and a couple of pints for NZ$19.
Here, I meet a local tour bus driver who gives me some great tips for sightseeing tomorrow. I can’t wait!
If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got! How true.
CHRISTCHURCH AT NIGHT
Back at Xbase, I go to bed excited about what tomorrow brings.