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Over and Out (Back) Part 2: More Travel Tidings from Kiwi Land

It’s nice to be in a place where service employees don’t expect a tip yet provide excellent service anyway.
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All Black: Swans, Sheep, Rugby Players

New Zealand is still celebrating its World Cup rugby championship last month. It’s impossible to go anywhere in this country without seeing some AllBlacks flag, banner or momento. Players are featured in print and broadcast ads and even as part … Continue reading

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Missing What’s Right In Front of You: Lessons from Kiwiland

How many times do we miss what’s right in front of our face because we don’t think it’s supposed to be there?
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Over and Out (Back): Travel Musings from Down Under

A few thoughts as I travel through Australia and New Zealand: Saying you’re an American gets a mixed reaction over here. But saying you’re from California almost invariably gets a warm response. If there’s a recession on in these two … Continue reading

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