As a small island nation, New Zealand’s furthest inland point is only 74.22 miles from both the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean. So even those who live centrally have all but an hour’s drive away from a lazy, summer sand-and-sea experience. 999 more words
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Despite my fascination with far-off destinations, getting about my own home town helps me connect more with the environment and become involved in the community. I find it helps to have a little savvy with happenings close to home by reading local papers or simply googling say, ‘what’s on in Auckland’ for instant information. 629 more words
Exams and a study-related excursion have prevented me from writing lately. Such a shame, as I was already running behind on schedule. I am not mentioning this by means of an excuse as to why I haven’t posted lately, but because the study excursion turned out to be a lot more succesful than I had expected. 700 more words
Just in time for Spring, you’ll be able to grab some Close By goods in person. On Saturday April 5th, all the lovely things will be in Porchlight from 9AM – 5PM for the second monthly pop-up.