Monday, 24 December 2012

Santa Tracking 2012 (Feat. Lucy !)


Also I’m wishing Lucy, Gaby, Jane, Niamh, Meghan, Olivia, Maeve, Shannon and all my readers a very very happy Christmas ! xx

Grace is


06.53am
Good morning everyone ! I'm up and ready and the website is telling me it's five minutes to go ! God I am so excited ! Remember we're using - noradsanta.org and you can also track with Google Maps if you have the Patience for your laptop or computer crashing !

06.57am 
Two minutes ! Lucy will be on later but both of us won't be on the whole day. I'll be posting every so often on our collab blog too, but mainly on my own blog.

07.00am
North Pole - Santa's House - Santa wakes from a restful sleep

07.03am
Omigod this year they don't show the animated Santa's village ! Guys, That is the reason I wake up this early and now they're not showing the animated village nooo ! Not impressed Norad Santa !!!

07.05am
North Pole - Santa's House - Mrs Claus prepares a hearty meal

07.08am
North Pole - Under mistletoe - Santa kisses Mrs. Claus

07.13am
North Pole - Post office - Santa checks for last-minute letters

07.18am 
North Pole - Santa's Office - Toy production status brief

07.21am
All the complaints about the Santa Tracker only updating statuses not an actual animation on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/noradsanta

07.23am
North Pole - Toy factory - Elf briefing

07.29am
North Pole - Clock Tower - Santa checks the time

07.33am
North Pole - Santa's Village - Santa chats with Frosty the Snowman (I sang that bit !)

07.38am
North Pole - Clock Tower - Time check

07.42am
North Pole - Santa's Village - Santa strolls to the reindeer barn

07.46am
North Pole - Reindeer Barn - Reindeer roll call

07.55am
North Pole - Reindeer Barn - Reindeer enjoy Yuletide Powder Meal

07.58am
So Norad Tracks Santa and Google Maps went their separate ways ? That's crap I loved using Google Maps with it. Grr.

07.59am
North Pole - Reindeer Barn - Santa adds a log to the warm fireplace

08.02am
North Pole - Reindeer Barn - Santa reviews flight plan with reindeer

08.07am
North Pole - Elf House - Elves add finishing touches to gifts for delivery

08.15am
North Pole - Elf House - Elves cheer as last gift is wrapped

08.23am
North Pole - Gift Warehouse - All gifts are brought to sleigh-loading dock

08.28am
North Pole - Clock Tower - Santa checks the time

08.33am
North Pole - Dressing Room - Mrs. Claus helps Santa with coat and gloves

08.35am
North Pole - Village Square - Santa gives Yuletide speech to elves

08.40am
North Pole - Reindeer Area - Rudolph checks his nose flashes OK

08.43am
North Pole - Sleigh-loading Dock - Elves load Santa's sleigh

08.50am
North Pole - Sleigh-loading Dock - Elves weigh Santa's sleigh

08.51am
Whoop ! Lucy's awake ! She's angry too about Santa Tracking changes - It's a bit of a rip off.

08.53am 
North Pole - Reindeer Harnessing - Reindeer are safely harnessed to the sleigh

08.58am
North Pole - Runway - Sleigh is positioned on runway

09.04am
North Pole - Runway - Santa boards his sleigh

09.08am
North Pole - Runway - Elves perform final safety check

09.14am
North Pole - Clock Tower - Santa notices the time is near

09.16am
North Pole - Runway - Reindeer Roll Call

09.21am
North Pole - Runway - Mrs. Claus gives Santa a kiss

09.26am 
North Pole - Runway - Santa takes off from runway; Village waves good-bye

09.37am
North Pole - Santa observes polar bears on the ground below

09.39am
Hey everyone so I'm leaving in a half an hour for a while just a little while I will be back and Lucy will be covering for me on her blog http://xmaslsantaltrackr.blogspot.ie/ she's also going to be posting games and all to occupy everyone while we're waiting for Santa's next move ! I'm still here, but I'll tell you's when I'm leaving. Also, I'm covering for Lucy from 1pm - 2pm this afternoon !

09.52am
Lucy sent me the PNP Santa video thing :P !!! Thank you Lucy !!!

10.15am

Lucy's PNP video  sent me ! She knows me well !
10.20am

*Me & Lucy talking about the mouse picture in the PNP video she chose*

Lucy : And the rats ? OMG da abs :P !
Me : they're a disgusting grey furry version of Taylor Lautner !

I'm going now, but I'll be back in a half an hour or so I promise !
Check out xmaslsantaltrackr.blogspot.ie  for Lucy's awesome games and tracking !
Grace x

11.47am

Hey everyone ! I'm back !!! Thanks a million Lucy for covering for me while I was in town getting soaked in the rain, Lucy's going to take a break so I'm going to cover for her. If you're here from her blog HELLO ! I'm about to steal her updates ;)

10.20am
North pole- santa sees some ships, is it the U.S navy?

11.03am
Santa is heading for
Novoye Chaplino, Russiain 2mins!

11:09am
Santa is heading for
Bilibino, Russia

11:12am
Santa is heading for
Yelizovo, Russia

11:15am
Santa is heading for
Tarawa, Kiribati

11:18am
Santa is heading for
Funafuti, Tuvalu

11:21am
Santa is heading for
Tongatapu, Tonga

11:24am
Santa is heading for
Auckland, New Zealand

11:27am
Santa is heading for
Gisborne, New Zealand

11:31am
Santa is heading for
Wellington, New Zealand

11:33am
Santa is heading for
Christchurch, New Zealand

11:36am
Santa is heading for
Chatham Island, New Zealand

11:39am
Santa is heading for
McMurdo Station, Antarctica

11:45am
Santa is heading for
Nouméa, New Caledonia

11:48am
Santa is heading for
Suva, Fiji

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Thanks Lucy for letting me use your updates !
And for covering !


11.55am
Santa is in Vanuata

11.57am
Santa is in Honiara, Solomon Islands

11.58am 
Auki, Solomon Islands

12.03pm
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

12.07pm
Kurilsk, Kuril Islands

12.12pm 
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatska Krai, Russia

12.14pm 
Magadan, Russia

12.17pm
Nevelsk, Sakhalin Island

12.20pm
Arsenyev, Russia

12.23pm
Trudovoye, Russia

12.26pm
Yakutsk, Russia

12.30pm
Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Russia

12.31pm
Sending Lucy a PNP message !

12.36pm
Sapporo, Japan

12.37pm
Iwo Jima, Japan

12.41pm
Old Man By the Sea, Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

12.44pm
Yigo, Guam

12.47pm 
Babeldaob, Palau

12.50pm 
Kimbe, Papua New Guinea

12.50pm
IT'S GAME TIME !!!
What's your Elf Name ? Found on Facebook.
Mine's Merry Plum-Pants !
Comment with yours !

12.53pm
Daru, Papua New Guinea

12.56pm 
Cairns, Australia

13.00pm
Rockhampton, Australia

13.03pm
Marysborough, Australia

14.27pm
Guys, Omigod my electricity went I'm so sorry, but so glad it's back ! It's awful how much we take it for granted hahh ! Worse still it's back like a half an hour and I've only found out now ! *Facepalm Grace* *Facepalm* Updates coming !

14.34pm
Lucy's having a well earned break ! Thanks so much Lucy for covering for me while I couldn't blog ! xx :)

14.35pm
Qingdao, China

14.38pm
Wuhan, China

14.41pm
Game soon ? Comment with your preferences !

14.42pm
Shanghai, China

14.46pm
Great Wall, China

14.47pm
Ok we're going to play a game or something when Lucy comes back ! Comment here or on the collab blog telling us what you want to play !

14.49pm
Beijing, China

14.52pm
Xi'an, China

14.55pm
Chongquing, China

14.58pm
Chengdu, China

15.01pm
Kunming, China

15.04pm
Guangzhou, China

15.07pm
Hong Kong, Hong Kong

15.11pm
Quezon, Philippines

15.11pm

Sleigh Ride by The Ronettes on the radio !!! It's always on on Christmas Eve and it's my favourite Christmas song ever !!!

15.14pm
Manila, Philippines

15.18pm
Bandar Seri, Begawan, Brunei

15.21pm
Bintulu, Malaysia

15.22pm
Lucy's just texted ! She says she'll be back before 4pm just in-time for our last hour recording the trackings !

15.24pm
Sampit, Indonesia

15.28pm
Surabaya, Indonesia

15.29pm
Santa's heading back to Australia !

15.30pm
Broome, Australia

15.31pm
It's just hit me. It's 1am in Australia. It's Christmas in Australia. I can just imagine all my favourite Australia YouTubers celebrating Christmas !

15.35pm
Newman, Australia

15.40pm
Geraldton, Australia

15.42pm
Perth, Australia

15.46pm
The Settlement, Christmas Island

15.47pm
Are any of you's travelling to visit relatives or driving home this evening ?
Stay safe if you're travelling !!!

15.48pm
Jakarta, Indonesia

15.52pm
Singapore, Republic of Singapore

15.54pm
Johor Bahru,
Malaysia

15.58pm
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

16.01pm
Melaka, Malaysia

16.04pm
Hat Yai, Thailand

16.05pm
Hey everyone, Lucy won't be back for Santa Tracking this evening so we've decided to finish up posting !
I may be back online later, I don't know, but if I'm not I wish you a happy and safe Christmas and that it's all you've hoped for ! xx

17.17pm
Hey everyone, Will I record tracking later ? 

17.40pm
We gave Mam an early Christmas present : OVEN GLOVES :D !!!
What's everyone getting for Christmas, Santa n'all ?
 
20.15pm
Hey ! Blogging because I'm uploading a Christmas letter, etc. to Lucy's Facebook and it's taking a while. Most of my favourite BBC 1 programmes are on tonight - Eastenders, Outnumbered and of course Mrs. Brown's Boys. I cannot wait to watch them all, They're not to be missed !

20.32pm
I've left a few Christmas mentions at the top of this post while waiting for Lucy's letter to upload. Happy Christmas to you all !

22.14pm
Santa is in Palermo, Italy

22.18pm
Cackling laughing at Mrs. Brown's Boys ! So funny !

22.18pm
Santa is in Naples, Italy

22.19pm
Santa is in Rome, Italy

22.38pm
Dubrovnik, Croatia

22.29pm
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

22.32pm
Belgrade, Serbia

22.35pm
Budapest, Hungary

22.43pm
Prague, Czech Republic

22.44pm
Krakow, Poland

22.47pm
Warsaw, Poland

22.50pm
Gdansk, Poland

22.53pm
Berlin, Germany

22.56pm
Vienna, Austria

22.59pm
Munich, Germany

23.04am
Zurich, Switzerland





10 comments:

  1. I love the Santa Tracker!!! Its so cool. Santa was just spotted at Brisbane in Australia! :P Lol xx

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    1. Same ! My electricity went so I didn't get to see Brisbane :( gutted ! xx

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    2. Aww! Thats annoying! My name is Puddin Peppermint BTW! :p XX

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    3. It was and we were told it wasn't going to be back til 5pm ! And hahh that's actually cool mine has pants in it hahh xx :D !!!

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  2. That was soo much fun reading :) and thank you so much grace happy Christmas too :)xxx

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    1. Thanks Gaby !!! Happy Christmas to you too :) xx

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  3. Hey there! That's so cool that you're updating this :)
    Thanks for mentioning me - Hope you have a great christmas too!
    I'm excited now though strangely it doesn't feel like christmas for me.
    What time do you usually wake up at?
    Niamh
    x

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    1. no problem ! And I usually get up at 6am, but this morning I slept in by accident :L

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  4. Merry Christmas... Thanks for the shout out!


    3 to 100!

    Mm

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    1. Hey ! No problem - Merry Christmas to you too ! xx

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