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Wild Western 1st Oct-14th Oct 08
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Hi, I’m booked on the same tour. Hanging around in LA after the tour for a few days. First contiki tour, so cant wait!
This will be my second (did an Aussie Contiki for New Year a couple of years ago, was fantastic).
Where are you from?
Add another aussie to the tour. I’m from Melbourne originally but have been living overseas for the last couple of years.
Should be a massive couple of weeks. Cant wait to hit up Vegas!
Cheers – Matt
I’m from Western Australia, just south of Perth. Your from New Zealand hey? I’m heading over to Wellington next month.
Awesome, I hear Aussies & Kiwis usually own the bus!!Yeah so excited for Vegas, should be good times! My travel agent confirmed my booking today – doing the LA Scene first.
Ohh real, I’m actually living in Wellington at the moment but move back to New Plymouth next week so will just miss ya Mike.
Where are you based right now Matt?
I’ve done a couple of contiki tours before and they are always full of Aussie, Kiwi’s and Canadians.
I live in ABu Dhabi (about an hour south of Dubai). Its a pretty cool place.
Wellington hey; i hear the 7’s tournament is one of the biggest days of the year.
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I’m from Tauranga, New zealand and i’m looking at doing this tour alone after the LA Scene (28 th Sep) I’m 18 and am lloking for anyone who is going on this tour to chat with.
Ello all! I’m Alison (Ali, for short) and I am your tour manager for this trip. Any pre-departure questions y’all?
Great to know who our TM is this far out from the trip.
We leave on friday morning, is there some sort of get-together, meet and greet on the Thursday night before we leave?
By the way, where are you from?
Agreed Mike- I love getting my schedule early so I can get to know you all a bit before we go. And yes, we all meet up on the night before for some info. 7:00pm in the Best Western Stovalls. I know you cats have awhile before we get out there but are you getting exited? Where are you looking forward to?
As for where I’m from, I’m always sneaky about that one. I’ll tell you when we get there <!--graemlin:;)--> Ooohh Mysterious…
Definetely getting excited. Been planning this trip since middle of last year!
Theres a few places I’m really keen to see: Mexico, Grand canyon, Alcatraz and Vegas.
Be great if we could spend a night or two in Mexico, I bet the nightlife goes off!
Yep, TJ is pretty nuts by night. I’ve definitely done a couple of spring breaks there that were wild. But you’re going to LOVE San Diego nightlife. There’s a bar called Moose MacGillicutty’s that I’ll take you all to that has rocking drink specials. The whole Gaslamp Quarter is crazy fun…not to mention cleaner and safer <!--graemlin::)-->
As for the other destinations, if you remember Vegas you’re doing something wrong. And the Grand Canyon will blow your mind.
I can’t wait to meet you all <!--graemlin::)-->
Hey everyone. Another kiwi joining you all as well.
Can’t wait, been counting down the days since I booked. My first time to the states, gonna be a blast no doubt!
Hey Ali – I’m keen to see a show in Vegas, will we have much time for that? Ive heard you have more free time the second night right?
Hi all <!--graemlin::)-->
I’m another New Zealander coming on the trip – hope everyone is getting excited, only just over 5 months to go!
I hope you’ll all love the southwest as much as I do. So much beauty, so many rockin’ cities to see. Tink, you’ll definitely get a chance to see a show in Vegas. Contiki offers one called V that is completely hilarious. Definitely plenty of free time (especially on night 2) to experience all there is to offer in that fabulous town. I’ll give you some hints about 1/2 price ticket places when we’re on tour too so if you want to book once we’re there, it’s an option.
Awesome! Thanks Ali <!--graemlin::)-->
After talking to friends who have been there I was kind if nervous about visiting Tijuana in the first place – now even more so!! Even if it is declared safe to visit by the time we have our tour, do we have the option of staying behind in San Diego that afternoon and just meeting up with the rest of the coach later in the evening??
I am thinking about booking this tour.
Ali, what chance would there be to go to the NFL game in San Francisco on October 12 (the second free day in SF)?
count another aussie in…from melbourne hitching with Tinkaelle…we will be in vegas for my brithday!!!!!!!!
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maaann so frkn excited!!!!!! everything is all paid for and ready to rumble!!!!!
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