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Day #14 Fitbit 30,000 step badge with these spectacular views

My day started with a walk up Maungawhau (Mt. Eden in smaller print on the signs*). By mid-day, I was climbing Mt. Victoria across the harbor from Auckland in Devonport, and by evening I had a 4 mile walk RT to the supermarket Countdown to buy some food to take to Tonga. 324 more words

Auckland - Jet Lag, Good Food & Museums

With the timezone change and a 13 hour flight from Santiago we missed out on having a Sunday and arrived in Auckland at 4:30am on the Monday. 1,295 more words



Another painting in my cafe series. This one is a more considered version of the sketch I did in plein air when I was in New Zealand, which can be found in March in the archives. 53 more words

Be a Lighthouse (Vision and Mission part 1)

Today marks the start of a bit of a series that I’m going to preach on over the next few weeks. My reasoning for doing this is for a couple of parts. 2,328 more words


100 Days Project: Day 5


Day 5: Siblings

Today I worked and had the privilege of photographing these four little monkeys. Can you tell how much fun we had by the mud and the dirt!

My World

Mountain Climbing and Island Hopping

Having shaken off the jetlag, I made my way around Auckland some more and went up Mt Eden, which is completely made up of volcanic stone and offers a spectacular view over Auckland. 665 more words

New Zealand

Plymouth in 1914 - July

Along with the calendar for July we have a double page picture of Lord and Lady Hardinge which Doidges featured and some information about the Eddystone lighthouse.. and jokes !