Expat Kiwi’s Misadventures in Birmingham – Back in Brum – Part 1

In case you’ve missed any of the growing number of posts on this blog, you can check out the Contents post to find them in some sort of order or chronology and/or organisation by topic or location. Back to Birmingham I made my way back to Birmingham in a bit of a hurry, funds approaching Zero, no…… Continue reading Expat Kiwi’s Misadventures in Birmingham – Back in Brum – Part 1

Expat Kiwi’s onward Travels – Part 1 – The Great North!

In case you missed the previous parts of this series, check them out from the beginning of the story or perhaps the Index of posts will be more helpful? Onward travels from Birmingham Carla and I spent a week or two in Birmingham, then she had some arrangements to meet friends, so off she went. I…… Continue reading Expat Kiwi’s onward Travels – Part 1 – The Great North!

Contents for the Stories and Journeys of the Homesick Kiwi

Contents for the Stories and Journeys of the Homesick Kiwi AKA Making sense of the Ramblings of an expat Kiwi mind Greetings fellow homesick Kiwis and other highly esteemed readers. As this blog develops and I share more of my adventures from different times and places, you may find that it gets a little complicated,…… Continue reading Contents for the Stories and Journeys of the Homesick Kiwi

Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 6 – Welcome to Birmingham

In case you’ve missed any of the growing number of posts on this blog, you can check out the Contents post to find them in some sort of order or chronology and/or organisation by topic or location. Birmingham – June or July 1997 Part One, Two, Three, Four and Five of the Adventures of an Expat Kiwi…… Continue reading Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 6 – Welcome to Birmingham

Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 5 – Time to Leave London?

The upstairs restaurant at the Sawyers Arms looks pretty much the same after all these years.

Time for an Expat Kiwi to leave London? In case you’ve missed any of the growing number of posts on this blog, you can check out the Contents post to find them in some sort of order or chronology and/or organisation by topic or location. London – June 1997 The pub job in Paddington was going well…… Continue reading Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 5 – Time to Leave London?

Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 3 – My First London Party

London Parties, That’s what an Expat Kiwi came here for! In case you’ve missed any of the growing number of posts on this blog, you can check out the Contents post to find them in some sort of order or chronology and/or organisation by topic or location. London – April-June 1997 Part One and Part Two of…… Continue reading Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 3 – My First London Party

The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 2

April 1997 – Living and Working in London – The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi In case you’ve missed any of the growing number of posts on this blog, you can check out the Contents post to find them in some sort of order or chronology and/or organisation by topic or location. April 1997 – First Kiwi…… Continue reading The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 2

The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 1

A few days in London and I was already making new friends! I don't remember their names but they were a great laugh!

April 1997 – New Zealand to London – The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi Sitting on a plane to the other side of the world, not yet 20 years old… I had dropped out of a tertiary education course that wasn’t heading towards a degree, took the maximum student loan drawdown and bought a one-way…… Continue reading The Adventures of an Expat Kiwi – Part 1