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Couches, cars and dine-in service...this is possibly the coolest cinema ever

Cinema Paradiso is a single-screen cinema in the back of a nondescript cafe in the sleepy town of Wanaka. About an hour away from Queenstown, its far more boisterous counterpart, Wanaka has little to occupy one’s time. 391 more words

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This is a little late but school was interfering, I know, since when is school part of studying abroad? But here is a quick recap of the two weeks before my mid-semester break. 573 more words

New Zealand

oh, the places you'll go!

And so the series of posts about my NZ holiday continue… At first, I’d wanted to get all of these posts out quickly while the memories were still fresh and whatnot, but I’ve been busy, and also tired. 647 more words

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Wanaka: That (Instagram) Tree Again

When I moved to New Zealand in 2011, for me, Wanaka was all about Skydiving. Now, 3 years later, Wanaka is all about “the lone tree” 325 more words


Lone Tree Light

Probably the most photographed tree in New Zealand. With a clear sky I managed to capture some great light at sunrise


NZ's highest highway

Wanaka was beautiful. It is set in the perfect location, right on the lake with high mountains towering all around. The town is small but has a very laid back feel and the people were friendly. 1,390 more words