Monthly Archives: October 2010

Internot

You may have noticed that I don’t add a lot of pictures to this blog. And that is not just laziness. Our internet connection here is not bad, but not fantastic either. Hence downloading pictures and videos takes quite a … Continue reading

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Homely

In my last post, I ended with the promise to write about my first visit to New Caledonia. Unless something else more interesting would happen. Well, it did. And didn’t. This week we received our sea shipment, which was packed … Continue reading

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In hot water?

The other day I wrote about the garbage management in New Caledonia. I may have painted a worse picture than I had intended. Not that there was anything untrue about how garbage is dealt with, unfortunately. But the country also … Continue reading

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13 years

We’ve been here for a month and a half now, and I am definitely getting acclimatized: earlier this week I stepped out of the house to go to work and noticed it was actually cold. Once in my car, I … Continue reading

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Garbage

There is one thing that is disappointing about the island: its garbage. Not the amount of it, or the fact that there is quite a bit of litter. But rather the management of the garbage. What I mean to say … Continue reading

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Flying island-style

Well, here it is at last: my first blog, about our relocation to New Caledonia. Very much overdue, but due to today’s experience it is really about time. Before I get into the details of today, I must take a … Continue reading

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