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Monday, July 19, 2010

Welcome to Coolangatta!




We're here! The flight was much better than expected. We flew into Brisbane and had a rental minivan waiting for us. Mikey first attempted the driving in the right seat and on the left side of the road. Our rental is awesome. 2 bedroom/2 bathroom 1 block from the beach.


We went grocery shopping at Woolworth's. Things we learned there: crackers are called biscuits, cheese is tasty cheese, rice krispies are rice bubbles, the deli goes by kg not pound, wine is $5 but 24 beers costs $45.

Mikey and Tommy just heard there's a $150 fine for cussing!

We took a sunset stroll to rainbow bay.






We will post again tomorrow!

7 comments:

  1. Stephanie NaddaffJuly 19, 2010 at 10:05 PM

    Congrats! Have a blast!!!

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  2. Yea Kristen! So happy to hear from you and see your blog. I can't wait to hear about all your adventures (the Woolworths trip made me giggle). :)

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  3. I am so glad you made is safely and are already having a great time. Kris, love the jacket, shoes and scarf...those will never leave your wardrobe! :) Have a blast and I look forward to seeing what you all do next!

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  4. YEA! So fun to find your post this morning! Love it! "Keep those cards and letters comin' folks!" Can't wait to see what unfolds! ;-)

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  5. Eat lots of that tasty cheese with wine :)
    and I guess you should have factored in daily fines for cussing?! lol

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  6. Yay! It is so great to hear from you! Love the pics and stories! xo

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  7. hahaha...and I quote Noni, "WHAT? $150 for just cussing?? That's just crazy. Florida will conquer that state because you can cuss in Florida all you want and it's FREE!"

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