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The Most Important Day

Time to recall the most important day of the year, my birthday. It was a pretty early start in the morning getting on the bus so my roommates sat around and watched me opens cards and presents from my family the night before. 1,308 more words

Illuminate - No Man's Land

As part of Anzac Weekend commemorations, Auckland Museum screened composer John Psathas‘ No Man’s Land onto the Northern Facade of the Museum.

Anzac Day… 187 more words

North Island

Driving In New Zealand Is Not Without Its Challenges

Driving in New Zealand is not that easy. You will need to take into account its diverse geography, road and weather conditions. There are many differences in the road rules, which is to be remembered as well. 386 more words


My last week in New Zealand

I can’t quite believe that I am sitting here and typing this title, in some ways it feels like only yesterday that I was saying goodbye to my parents at Heathrow airport, however in others it feels as though I have been out here for months on end…And I suppose I have, 3 months in fact (13 weeks to be precise). 1,953 more words

Gap Year

Hunua Falls

Hunua Falls is part of the Hunua Ranges Regional Park.

To get to Hunua Falls before Hunua Village, turn left into White Road and then left into Falls Road and then follow this road. 174 more words

North Island

A trip to Christchurch

Days 75 to 85

Monday 4th April

All packed and ready to go; not forgetting three bottles of the 2008 Puriri Hills Reserve as thank you gifts to my relatives for having me to stay with them. 6,423 more words

Gap Year

Days 67 - 74: I am still here!

Gosh how the last two and a half weeks have whizzed by!
I apologise for not being very active online, I have been quite the busy bee and trying to make the most of the last part of my adventure before I head home. 1,324 more words

Gap Year