Welcome!

Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

For list of trips, see TABLE OF CONTENTS.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

9 June 2011 (-1 in time zone):

The government building. I took a short walk with Barbara, after a rest and meeting her at Aggie Grey's, where she was staying. I also inquired about the fiafia they are having there tonight. Fiafia, which roughly translated to happy, or celebration, is a show not unlike the "island nights" of the Cook Islands. Fiafias without tourists are effectively village parties.

Rough notes:
http://mandarinmanmarktravelnotes.blogspot.com/2011/06/2011-nz-to-sf-day-27.html