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New Plymouth

In another illogical move, I left Whanganui and headed North, up the coast to New Plymouth. After a few dismissive comments from kiwis regarding the place, I didn’t have very high expectations but let me say straight away, I had the most fun in New Plymouth than anywhere else on my trip so far. 1,339 more words

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Thoughts: A Weekend in New Plymouth *updated*

Katherine needed to be in New Plymouth for work today so we decided to make a long weekend of it and see what this place has to offer. 940 more words


The Federal Store - New Plymouth

I use TripAdvisor quite a bit when I go traveling and saw that The Federal Store is racked the Number one eatery in New Plymouth. So I thought I would give it a try.  705 more words


Reforming a racist...

Former New Plymouth Mayor Andrew Judd made headlines in New Zealand after he declared himself a reformed racist and set to provide better representation for Māori in New Plymouth. 156 more words

Bubble Waffle - New Plymouth

I saw this place while walking the streets of New Plymouth and it was something I wanted to try.  I have seen posts of places combining Hong Kong egg / bubble waffle, turning them into a cone, putting ice cream inside and then turning it into a sundae. 215 more words


Artist Shipped Glass Boxes Inside FedEx Boxes to Produce Shattered Sculptures 

In this intriguing sculptural series spanning 2005 to 2014, LA-based artist Walead Beshty packaged his artworks in FedEx boxes and shipped them across the country to exhibitions and galleries. 23 more words