Monthly Archives: December 2018

Books read 2018

I haven’t forgotten that I promised two more Lord of the Rings tours from New Zealand, but this is the end of the year and it’s time for our annual “Books we read and liked” over 2018. This was a year of classics.  We read, or re-read, a lot of what we deem the modern…

Who’s the smartest?

So my smart watch isn’t so smart when it doesn’t have its internet umbilical cord. We’re cruising from Australia to New Zealand.  We don’t have internet.  (Well, we could have internet, if we choose to pay 79c per minute.  It gets cheaper the more you purchase, but the maximum package is ten hours for $199. …