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Fun with explosives

Last night Paddy and I sailed into the middle of Wellington Harbour and let off explosives – all in the name of boat safety.

Having completed my Boatmasters certificate through the Wellington Coastguard and done a keel-boat sailing course at the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club I still get the odd email from both organisations and the other week one caught my eye. 604 more words


night skies.

Wellington, New Zealand

Last night, restless, I wandered down to the waterfront with my camera and tripod. It was warm, and calm and quiet, and beautiful, in a light-polluted, urban sort of way.


#004: Neo Cafe & Eatery

Bacon, banana and maple syrup pancakes. The bacon is hiding, sandwiched within the stack.

The barista gave me a little heart on my latte!

Home cut fries with garlic aoli and tomato sauce. 35 more words

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Reel Brazil Film Festival

Looking for cultured entertainment this rainy Anzac weekend? The 5th Reel Brazil Film Festival is upon us, with Fiestas & films in Auckland, Wellington and Nelson. 194 more words


#003: Astoria

Having a latte and a toasted bacon & egg buttie for breakfast.

159 Lambton Quay, by Midland Park, Wellington, New Zealand
Homepage: http://www.astoria.co.nz/
Facebook page:  12 more words

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#002: Joe's Garage

Home cut fries with tomato sauce and homemade gravy.

I’m in love with this phrase “coffee rescue”. Very much needed.

Joe’s Garage
5 Tory Street, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand… 21 more words

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#001: Poquito Cafe and Bar

They had a drawing of Wellington, probably as it is seen from the Mt. Victoria Lookout.

A hot chocolate with a cappuccino behind it.

Poquito Cafe and Bar… 21 more words

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