What a week in world news…from a plane crash in Indonesia, to the never ending tales of Covid, to the … More
Normally at this time of year I look back at small pleasures of the year, but somehow it doesn’t seem … More
On Saturday evening in Christchurch we headed over to New Regent Street, a really pretty terraced street. The precinct, opened … More
At this time of year, when the cold weather sets in, it is important to have a few little treats lined up. With our planned three-week trip to Canada obviously cancelled, we decided to head up north to Napier in the Hawke’s Bay region for a few days winter break
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on a Sunday again, not because I am travelling but because I am going to a Wellington on a Plate event.
In the last post, I mentioned the number of places we saw on the map with Scottish names in this … More
One of the fun things for me about traveling around Central Otago, was the place names. Roxburgh, Bannockburn, Hampden, Ettrick, … More
After a couple of work trips to Hamilton (and another one next week…) it was nice to take a trip … More