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Auckland Botanic Gardens

One of the lesser known gems of Auckland, possibly due to it’s proximity to Manukau, but only twenty mins from the CBD are some beautiful free gardens well worth visiting. 69 more words


out west

* e s c a p e   t h e   s u b u r b s *

head to the place where the forest meets the ocean and you’re surrounded in the true beauty of the world. 53 more words


Devonport Shops

Summer has finally arrived here in Auckland! I’ve had a few weeks devoid of creative inspiration or urge to draw but I broke the drought with this sketch of the shops in Devonport.


The Vincast Episode 112 - Michael Brajkovich MW from Kumeu River


The Brajkovich family emigrated to New Zealand from Croatia in the 1930s, bringing with them some experience growing grapes for wine production. After purchasing property just outside of Auckland in the 1940s, the family tended the vineyard for decades until officially launching the… 120 more words



  • I was here: in November 2004. Twelve years already, my goddess …
  • Number of days: 4
  • My score: 3’5 / 5 (is something like, I’d repeat, but is not like I’m looking forward to repeat).
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Tofu Tuesday: Aotearama Calendar

Are you looking for a wonderful Christmas gift that is 100% designed and made in New Zealand?

Local antipodean store, Pauanesia has released their 2017 calendar titled “Aotearama”. 139 more words


Another SOLD - 155 Trafalgar Street, Onehunga

Sold at Auction for $975,000


What a wonderful opportunity awaits the new owner of this previously tightly held property. Sitting on 663m2 of flat land in the revitalised Onehunga is this 1950’s brick and tile bungalow that has been loved by its current owners ever since conception. 142 more words