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Reflections by the Lake

A recent walk down to Lake Pupuke on Auckland’s North Shore welcomed me with cool still waters. After shooting for a little while the morning began to warm and the water lost its mirror, but it was beautiful while it lasted!


Over the half way point

This week was much busier with school since my supervisor has arrived in Auckland. I was still able to do a few things during the week and have a very busy weekend. 33 more words

Minnehaha Beach

I can feel summer slipping away ever so slowly and the overcast weather and sudden need for a jumper is making me nostalgic already.  I was reminiscing on good times at my favourite Auckland beach, Minnehaha, because I literally had the best perfect beach day there in December and took some of my favourite photos. 354 more words

New Zealand

Takapuna, Auckland.

Takapuna is a vibrant coastal suburb of Auckland‘s North Shore.
Referred to as the lifestyle capital of the North Shore, Takapuna has a bubbly nightlife with numerous cafes, bars, and restaurants.  402 more words

New Zealand

We went Piha

After our first day out in Takapuna, we decided to stay an extra night at the AirBnB we had set up.

Along with us, there was a young couple staying there who were also traveling and they recommended seeing the West coast of the North Island – specifically, a town called Piha. 222 more words

New Zealand

Jet lag cyclone

“Jet lag cyclone” summed up our first day in New Zealand. On a separate note, I think it could also make a decent name for a hard rock band. 174 more words

New Zealand

LOOK: a pic of me in a bikini!

Don’t be daft! As if I’d post a photograph of myself in a bikini on the web for all to see. I just wanted to see how many perverts there are out there and whether my stats increase with this title. 296 more words