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Perfect pizza

Everyone has their own idea of what makes a perfect pizza. Mine is a Margherita, paper thin, with a  chewy crust, heavy on tomato and easy on cheese, smelling of fresh basil and extra virgin olive oil. 264 more words


First Impressions: Madam Woo Auckland


Madam Woo is the talk of (Queens)town and now she’s here in Takapuna, Auckland. Last night was opening night. We waited an hour and half for a table – dedicated foodies unite. 409 more words


Sun, surf, sea... Here are the best beaches in the Auckland area!

Our first month in New Zealand is already behind us! I can’t believe how fast the time goes by. This whole month we spent in the Auckland area and there are still a lot places to see so we will extend our stay here for a few more weeks. 599 more words


North Shore Coastal Walk - Devonport to Long Bay

Part of Te Araroa, the 3,000km way to walk the length of New Zealand, the 23km coastal section from Devonport to Long Bay is possibly the best thing about the Shore. 486 more words


Chocolate Lovers

Isabel and I love chocolate. When planning our adventures we find that chocolate helps to fuel our adventures and just have fun. Fortunately, there are two chocolate places near our favorite hang-outs. 51 more words


Wander along the Shore

“Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.” -Theodore Roosevelt

If there if one thing that Devonport is good for, it is the access to numerous beaches and endless suburban streets stacked in strips along the peninsula. 701 more words


New Zealand Part 4 - Takapuna Reflections

I woke early on my last day in Auckland to a beautiful bright pink glow pulsing through my humble caravan curtains. I threw myself out of bed immediately excited, hastily grabbed my camera and rushed outside. 762 more words

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