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Matakana Markets - Buffalo Burger

Just started a new job so posts will come in when I manage to salvage some time!

The weekend before I started my new job, I went to the Matakana Markets 50 minutes up North from Auckland. 74 more words

Matakana Update!

I have entered month 5 of the trip – where does the time go?! I feel I use this phrase with almost every post I make, but honestly! 752 more words

New Zealand

WWOOFING on the North Island

The cost of sustaining two months of travel in this part of the world took its toll on our money-belts so we soon swapped wine-tasting with the Ford family for digging soil out of an enormous rotting compost pile. 739 more words


More work, this time on a vineyard

After completing our greenhouse work for a week, Emma and I realized how lovely this area truly was – beautiful beaches and other scenery, tons of vineyards and really friendly people. 223 more words

New Zealand

The Shore

The North Shore. For some people it is Auckland, the only place to be other than the occasional excursion over the bridge to work, for others it’s a soulless sprawl of new houses enlivened by some beautiful beaches. 522 more words