Walking Around in Whitby

And you thought middle income suburban New Zealand would be boring. Think again. Walking around this area offers some unique but lesser known features, which I was to discover on a family walk.

New Zealand
Architecture, Community

Te Papa, Beach and Wind Walk

Around this time 6 years ago I was walking in Wellington, New Zealand A light shower greeted me this morning so the day started with an indoor activity hunting down a friend’s family history at the library. To our surprise we found a connection with our own family… is everyone in New Zealand related in… Continue reading Te Papa, Beach and Wind Walk


Interislander Ferry ride from wait, Wellington….. Travel Tuesday

The Interislander Ferry from Wellington to Picton, New Zealand, takes you from the bottom of the North Island to the tip of the South across New Zealand's Cook Strait,and is notorious for its rough crossings, and this one did not disappoint.

Cakes, cookies, biscuits and Home Bake, Community, Food

Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes

The Daily Post set us the challenge of finding images that would tell a three-picture story - storytelling with images: An establishing shot: a broad photo of your subject. A relationship: two elements interacting with one another. A detail: a close-up of one part of your subject. Here is my interpretation: For other interpretations here… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes


One Trip EVERY Month Challenge – Eastbourne, New Zealand

Having just had a 6.2 magnitude earthquake, I am glad that I visited New Zealand before New year and not after. Technically, within the last month thus meeting the requirements of East of Malaga's New Challenge: One Trip Every Month, which you will find here. January - Eastbourne ferry from Wellington -a 30 minute trip… Continue reading One Trip EVERY Month Challenge – Eastbourne, New Zealand