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Cruella’s — Nelson, NZ

Nelson, NZ — a town at the north end of the South Island — is kind of an odd place. It is the nearest town of any real size to Abel Tasman National Park, which is where we had a day of kayaking booked.  The kayaking was fabulous — we had a beautiful sunny day,…

ZOMG!

The "Z" here refers to NEW ZEALAND!!  Yes, here I am on a sunny Sunday afternoon in Queenstown, New Zealand. Ah, the magic of modern air travel.  Here is how bad it was getting back home in PDX just before we left. And after only 4 separate flights and 34 hours of misery traveling, here is what…