Auckland Travel Articles

 
I Wanna Be a Travel Writer – Jan. 25, Auckland (3 of 3)
Jan. 25 – Auckland, cont. I awoke to a coughing fit. Then stayed awake, due to the sunlight streaming in through the window. I wondered what time it was, but didn’t dare move so as not to wake anyone. Besides, I had my germs against the wall. I didn’t want to breathe out onto the […]
I Wanna Be a Travel Writer – Jan. 25, Auckland (2 of 3)
Jan. 25 – Auckland, cont. I dragged the packs in and looked for a spot to chain them up. "Take nothing for granted, be totally aware, and keep your money belt on you at all times," is what I was told. But as I started to reach for my retractable safety cable with combination lock […]
I Wanna Be a Travel Writer – Jan. 25, Auckland (1 of 3)
Jan. 25 – Auckland I wanted a backpack with wheels so badly I could taste it. After all, my weekender travel case had wheels and shoulder straps, and did I ever use the straps? No. I wheeled it everywhere. Up and down the halls of airports, through the casinos, and up to my hotel rooms, […]