yes, it’s the kiwi fruit capitol of the world (they can’t just call the fruit “kiwis” here, since that’s how one refers to a person from new zealand). and, yes, we stopped at the cheesy roadside “kiwi 360” tourist center. and, yes, i think it’s pronounced “tay-poo-kay”. but, that didn’t stop our family from getting a big kick out of the signs on both ends of town…
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Hahahah! good one, i’d never thought of it that way!
hey mark! I was at easter camp 2007 Hamilton Mystery Creek! I loved you speaking so much i found your website and im lovin da signs! xxx