Bird Photos in NZ

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Taking Bird Photos in NZ can be a challenge as it is anywhere. It is possible the only time I get a little anxious with photography when the perfect bird shot presents itself. The camera is never ready and your trying to be quiet so as not to startle the star of your image yet […]

February 18, 2019

NZ Pohutukawa Tree Take A Look

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Maybe if your a visitor to NZ one of the memories you will take back with you will be the great sprawling trees on our beaches.The NZ Pohutukawa Tree. I have written this post, yes to share more images, but the main aim is to just admire the amazing Pohutukawa Trees that line many of […]

February 8, 2019

Wenderholm Regional Park NZ

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How I love travelling up the long shaded entrance road to Wenderholm Regional Park.It’s a welcoming nature oasis where you instantly relax and can enjoy a day with friends and family. This is the perfect picnic spot and only 20 mins north of Auckland city.The secret is to get there early, get the car park […]

January 27, 2019

Ultimate Beach Photography NZ

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Capturing the ultimate beach photography means taking home great memories, cool images to share and true treasure drawn straight from nature.You may always take your camera with you, or sometimes wish you had thought of taking photos but with digital cameras, taking photography is just so easy. The trick is to know just when to […]

January 17, 2019

NZ Accommodation here is my pick

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NZ Accommodation Book Holiday Homes the way to go Yes for options when choosing NZ accommodation you can camp, use a campervan or book cabins or motels but I found a better way recently to enjoy a break and still enjoy all the luxuries of home. It has proved enjoyable and trouble free for me. […]

January 14, 2019

A Day Trip to Waiheke Island

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My first Day Trip to Waiheke Island It took me a while but I finally made the trip across from Auckland on the ferry to Waiheke Island.I have been back since with the car and spent a few nights there. But my very first trip over was just to check the place out for the […]

January 6, 2019

5 Safe Swimming Beaches for Kids North Auckland

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The east coast of Auckland is a lot safer for young kids than the wild surf of the west coast. The East Coast is so much tamer and there are beaches not far North from Auckland that are perfect for young families. Some may be tidal but that gives kids ago in the shallows and […]

January 2, 2019

Christmas in NZ 2018


Yes I love Christmas in NZ , summer is coming and our Christmas tree is about to light up in colour. Although in some places it already has. Pohutukawa Flower.NZ Natural Christmas Tree. They say when the Pohutukawa tree flowers well we are in for a long hot summer.¬† Christmas in NZ is a hectic […]

November 26, 2018

Day Visit Hauraki Gulf Saddle Island NZ

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The Hauraki Gulf’s Saddle Island is a perfect picnic and swim location   You may have guessed, Saddle Island ( Te Haupa Island )gets its name because of the saddle like shape. Only a 15 min by boat from the mainland, this is a popular choice with us while fishing and exploring the Hauraki Gulf. […]

November 13, 2018

An Overnight Bush Hike to Peach Cove NZ

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Staying in a Doc Hut Peach Cove NZ Some people constantly live the outdoor lifestyle in NZ, while others of us only¬† half fit bods don’t really consider it too much unless pushed by our friends. I knew my pack was too heavy and I also knew that I am not the fittest person in […]

November 12, 2018