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With it now being Spring in the Southern Hemisphere, it was time for a day trip to make the most of the new weather. There are plenty of ferries that can take you to the nearby Rangitoto and Waiheke islands, but today’s trip was just across to the north shore’s Devonport.  194 more words

An Afternoon in Devonport

Everyone we talked to in Auckland told us we had to spend a day in Devonport. After several rainy days, we finally got our chance. We hopped onto the ferry, and a short ten minutes later we were strolling through the quaint seaside town. 638 more words

New Zealand

One Last Hasta Luego in Auckland

When kiwi first moved to Spain, her plan was one year of English teaching, some travelling, practising Spanish and then back home to New Zealand. 396 more words

Kiwi's Adventures

Scariest place in Auckland

Devonport’s brochures advertised tunnels and caves up a hill as one of their tourist spots. I found one and from outside it looked a little like a hobbit hole. 445 more words


If you want to explore more than just Auckland but you can’t afford to travel very far, I suggest to you Devonport. The little island town sits just across the bay at a 10-minute ferry ride away. 136 more words


It's been sooooooo long!!!!!

I cannot believe how long it’s been since I last did a post. Since sister Tor left and I arrived into Wellington things have been a bit of a whirlwind… I’m going to post some bits from my adventures with Tor and then I’m going to bring things up to date in Welly :-) 533 more words

New Zealand

#238 Fort Takapuna - a tiny piece of history

What an interesting place to hang out. The structures in this area of the Fort Takapuna Historic Reserve are so old and fun to observe and linger over. 113 more words

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