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Our Too Brief Location Scout in Auckland

Three days into our travels we begin Day One of our filmmaker's tour of New Zealand.  The skies are a brilliant blue, the light is surprisingly soft, and Ron, my producer husband, is excited to...

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Movies Take Us to New Zealand, Act I, Scene 1

Act I of our Moviemaker's Tour of New Zealand takes us aboad Air New Zealand and onto the Premium Economy Class adventure. So how did my husband Ron and I choose a vacation adventure...

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How I spent 10 days in a camper in New Zealand

It is true what they say about New Zealand: "The world in one Country". As European I have seen a lot of countries especially in Europe but also outside, but what amazed me the most was how much...

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Pins on a Map: A Family’s Yearlong Journey Around the World

Pick up this charming memoir by David Boesch and join his family of five on their enlightening one-year, 6-continent, 17-country journey.   The kids (ages 7, 10 and 13) helped select...

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Star Trekking: Kate Plus Eight Go Down Under

Ending 2010 with a bang, reality television star and single mom, Kate Gosselin, packed up her eight children, and headed to New Zealand and Australia for a two week get-a-way.  Sources report...

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Star Trekker: 12:10: Oprah Goes Down Under with Elvis

Oprah Winfrey, the popular talk-show host, billionaire and philanthropist, may not have children to travel with, but she still surrounds herself with family.  She lives with her long-time boyfriend,...

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StarTrekking:12:10: Winfrey Takes Show Down Under to Sydney’s Oprah House

In a surprise announcement that brought incredulous delight to audience members at the popular "The Oprah Winfrey Show," Ms. O herself told her fans that they would all be going to Australia this Christmas...

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“A Gift of Hope”

            It has been nearly two months after the devastating tragedy on September 29, 2009. Our Principal Simon Mageo came to our National Honor Society of our Samoana High School...

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Visiting Rotorua, New Zealand

If you're planning a vacation to New Zealand, read on about the Maori people, sheep, geothermal activity, kiwi and hobbits.Families who want to explore what makes New Zealand unique should...

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