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It's all about the experience

Tonight as I marvelled over the photos from last week what I loved was that they were all about an experience… it didn’t matter if they were with others or something on my own. 338 more words

Oosterdam Cruise Vacation - (Days 4-8) - 20-24 February 2015

Impressions of Auckland

From the outset or at least after the taxi journey, I was happy in Auckland. It is a wonderful place but, reputedly, expensive to live in. 802 more words


Meeting a National Icon

You probably know that New Zealanders are referred to as “Kiwis”…based on the iconic national bird. Well, I was lucky enough recently to go to Auckland Zoo to enjoy a Kiwi Experience…with Kiwis being a nocturnal bird and with their numbers declining, not many people get to see them in daylight…and certainly not touch them…which is where the Zoo comes in. 297 more words

New Zealand

111 Remember walking in the sand

“Yes dear, the sand was so much easier to get in and out of”. 6 more words

2015 Photo Challenge


The girls were given some ‘Adopted Animal’ packs from Auckland Zoo at Christmas (thank you people, you know who you are)…  and included are one adult pass in each pack. 239 more words

Days Out

30 by 30 - 22. Take CJ to the zoo for the first time

If you’re a long-time follower of the blog, you’ll know that elephants play a big role in CJ’s life – from the string of elephants I bought on the holiday he was conceived to his nursery furniture and his favorite toy. 800 more words

Out And About