New Zealand revisited

New Zealand
One of a million (billion?)

We married 5.5 years ago in Auckland and I really wanted to return to the Kiwilands in the year of our anniversary. My aim was to come for the 5th wedding anniversary but that didn’t work out work-wise. Since I fell pregnant around that 5th wedding anniversary and all my glorious plans of travelling Middle America in November weren’t realisable anymore plus the miles from former flights had accumulated into flights to New Zealand, the neighbour country came into focus again. Of course, I prefer to go to new countries which I haven’t visited before. But when we married in NZ it wasn’t for any romantic seaside wedding but for the quick administrative opportunity. We flew in and out of Auckland and were busy getting to know each other and celebrating stag’s/hen’s night with as much alcohol as somehow possible without even trying to get to know the country.
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New Zealand

New Zealand Auckland
Auckland Just Married

In 2010 my husband and decided to marry after just being 3 months together. His visa ran out and I had one.  Our marriage had nothing to do with neither of us sneakily getting a visa for Australia to stay, well, yes to stay but just because we weren’t ready to part. We wanted to be together no matter where. I was on a temporary visa anyway, so it was only for a couple of years. We got Permanent Residency and Citizenship when we where already some years married.
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