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Fly for $39 with Pacific Blue...

, posted: 23-Aug-2007 10:57

Just read this from Stuff, looks like the special promotion sale for Pacific Blue is very very competitive against Air NZ, at $39 each way. Though Pacific Blue will be flying the main trunk (AKL-WGN, AKL-CHC and WGN-CHC) for now...

Definitely is a good time to fly for a visit, perhaps should the Geekzone 07 be held around November then? :-D (read the entire post)...



Armageddon 2007 in Christchurch

, posted: 16-Apr-2007 11:27

Just over the weekend, I went to the first-time-ever in Christchurch Armageddon 2007 event. Those that in Auckland or in the circle might already know what this is. For those others, this is an event that should not be missed by any Sci-Fi/Comics/Manga fans. Check out http://www.pulpexpo.com/.

It was a great day, and lots of great collectibles to snap up (if you got a big fat wallet or credit card)... for us, we only able to get 5 seasons of Star Trek Voyager DVD box set (1, 3, 4, 5 (read the entire post)...



Internet access in the hotel

, posted: 5-Aug-2006 17:19

... usually are expensive and somewhat "alright".

At Copthorne Plimmer Towers, they provide internet access for $33.95 for 24 hours period (max, or $0.68 per minute). Which gives you 50MB traffic access, and in excess of 50MB, it is $0.10 per 1MB in the 24 hours period.

I have gone through our first 24 hours and probably used 60MB in total. All this because my VMC is not working as intended...

Why? well it worked fine for a few hours, and now it refuses to work. (read the entire post)...



Welly for weekend

, posted: 3-Aug-2006 13:31

Yay! Weekend starts tonight for us! We are heading up to Wellington for a weekend to catch up with some friends of ours and a bit of business trip as well as Te Papa for Lord of the Ring trilogy exhibition.

We'll be up on Friday morning, we'll be pretty free during the daytime. So if anyone would want to meet up and catch up that'll be great. Friday night we have something on. Saturday we will be meeting a few friends from out of town too, will look like a busy day. Then l (read the entire post)...



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