Spokane!! By Baeleigh

We drove 5 hours to Spokane, but it actually took longer because we had to wait in two traffic jams because of car crashes. It was super boring because one of them lasted 2 hours and a half. but we got to walk around outside because no car was moving and pass Liam’s new ball around….

a delay

Well, after seamlessly driving across Germany and back, hitting speeds in the high 170’s, without any delays or accidents. Crossing Washington state hasn’t been quick so simple. here is the official news Fortunately, we didn’t miss our dinner plans.(but only just)

Seattle!! By Baeleigh

We wake up early in the morning because of jet lag and go on our devices until breakfast. Today, we are going to see some sights in Seattle. Before I left to go on holiday, my class and I, for maths, planned a 3 week holiday around the world. We had a certain amount of…

Space and Time

Last week, as I was walking from the Glasgow Hydro, Douglas my cousin, and I reflected on our top 5 albums we have ever heard, and we both agreed Urban Hymns by The Verve would have been in it. For much of your youth, Douglas and I went to a good number of concerts in…

America! By Baeleigh

We wake up in the morning and drive 1 hour to the airport. When we arrive we check in and go through security. Our flight takes 10 hours then we finally arrive in Vancouver. We take a free shuttle to the car company to rent a car. They had really good costumer service! ( My…

Germany #3 By Baeleigh

We pack up all of our things and drive for 3 hours to Berlin, the capital of Germany to do a bus tour. It was pretty interesting, everything was new because they had to rebuild a lot of things after the war. After the 2 hour tour, we go into a pink shopping mall for…

Home

Life in New Zealand, after nearly 7 years, is settled, happy. Despite the earthquakes and the housing market, the Fitches are thriving there; we have gainful employment, a community around us, and the kids know it as home. Our Kiwi kids. But is it home? What makes a home? I boarded the plane in NZ…

Fitch500

One of the things I was really excited about doing on our ‘big trip’ was our vacation within the vacation to Germany. 4 Days, 3 nights in Germany by ourselves. In the past couple of days we have been to Buchenwald Concentration camp, Castle Church in Wittenberg, the Berlin Wall, and Wartburg Castle, to name…

Germany! #2 By Baeleigh

We pack up all of our stuff and load it into the car. We drive for awhile and then we arrive at our destination. We are going to explore a concentration camp. We split up, Ainsleigh and I go with our mom and Sophie and Liam go with out dad. The reason we split up…

Ainsleigh #8

So far Germany is really beautiful, we are at Wittenberg right now and we  are about to go to berlin. Yesterday, one of the places we went to was the church were Martin Luther nailed his rules onto, and it’s the 500 annaversary of it so we went to an English service! It was HUGE…

Germany! By Baeleigh

We all drive down to the airport in Edinbrough with all of our gear. Our uncle and Aunt at going back to Norway, and we are going to Germany.  After our Uncle and Aunt leave, we say good bye.It was sad, but we will see them again soon. We hangout in the airport for awhile…

Scotland!! #5&6 By Baeleigh

We started off the morning by shopping at tescos for new clothes. I needed clothes that would fit around my cast. There wasn’t any loose girl clotheing​ so we had to go to the boy section and look there. We ended up getting two t-shirts , a jumper and slip on shoes. (It’s hard thing…