Friday, November 4, 2011
Kiwi 101 and Other Randomness
petrol gasoline (which is $2.09/litre= $8US /gallon!)
carpark parking lot
chips french fries
-- New Zealand is the youngest society on earth and yet one of the most progressive. It was the last spot on earth to be populated.
-- NZ has the highest teenage suicide rate in the world.
-- Prostitution is legal.
-- NZ is considered the most secular English-speaking nation in the world.
-- They were the first to give women the right to vote and have a female prime minister.
-- No additional sales tax added on to goods. The price that is listed is actually what you pay-imagine that!
-- No pennies or one cent pieces exist. Every price is rounded to the nearest 10 cents.