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Don't be a Hiro

After the kicking session last Saturday, Mark and Tomo brought me to a place called The Original Little Hiro for lunch, formerly known as The Burger Shack. 337 more words


Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Visitors Centre

We made several trips to the Botanic Gardens this week, and to the new Visitors Centre. 176 more words

Shedding new light on the Botanics

Under cover of darkness, in the heart of the City the abundant natural landscape of ‘the Botanics’ will come alive this winter when the gates are opened to visitors at night-time. 1,171 more words

Singagram - Week 7

The week in pictures…

Little cutie.

Waiting for the school bus. Bella looking a little unimpressed today, even though she actually loves her new school. Darcy delighted as always – he thinks school is awesome. 1,444 more words

Venue for Visitors

I’ve finally been to see the new Visitors’ Centre at the Botanic Gardens, and, frankly, it didn’t impress me.

I thought the building looked like a plastic glasshouse (if that’s not an oxymoron), and not at all attractive from the outside.  23 more words

Central Christchurch

F - the Festival, Fireworks

The closing hours of the last day of August would see the end of the official Festival for the year and would be marked with the customary fireworks concert – Owen chose this as the perfect time to stage his break-in of Jolly Rowntree’s Edinburgh residence. 143 more words

How beautiful Edinburgh, Scotland is!

Edinburgh is the beautiful capital city of Scotland and is to me one of the prettiest cities on earth! It is the second most visited city in the United Kingdom and is famous for having the worlds biggest arts festival ‘The Fringe’. 51 more words