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Alex Reviews Vancouver, Whistler, Seattle and Portland

As made abundantly clear by the title, this post isn’t to do with London. Chances are, someone reading this blog on London restaurants would find very little relevance in this. 1,575 more words


Day 4 & 5 | Auckland, New Zealand

After three days in Tahiti, we decided to trade in paradise for a bit cooler weather. We landed in Auckland, essentially skipped 23 hours ahead and straight into a typhoon. 452 more words


Depot Eatery

“Can you recommend me a place to eat?”  Depot.

“What’s your favourite restaurant in Auckland?”  Depot.

That’s generally how conversations go, but wait times at Al Brown’s  349 more words


SkyCity Seattle

I flew to Seattle in early September to take an Alaskan cruise. We went two days earlier to see all Seattle had to offer. We made Brunch reservations at  70 more words


John Key has funny ideas about what fundraising means

I caught our esteemed Prime Minister on Firstline this morning, looking defensive over revelations that he attended a fundraising dinner at Donghua Liu’s house a mere two years ago. 323 more words


Sky City

” I’m absolutely convinced the SkyCity convention centre would not have occurred if there hadn’t been a single city and that’s because government would have had to deal with seven mayors” – John Key… 18 more words


QOTD: Gordon Campbell on SkyCity

At Scoop:

For the record, we started out last week with (a) Prime Minister John Key telling the public that a $402 million convention centre would be only an ‘eyesore’ in downtown Auckland with the clear signaling that (b) the extra $128 million was probably necessary and justified under the contract.

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