I’m getting a little obsessive about just what might go in my pack. Funny that!
Here you'll find my thoughts about life, travel, books and, because I love a laugh, the occasional spoof. All this from the perspective of a small town, on an island, in a country that's too close to the Antarctic for comfort.
Nau Mai, Haere mai. Come on in!
It’s desolate. It’s elevated. Life is difficult up there. Llamas thrive, cattle don’t and neither do coast dwellers.
Listen! Can you hear that? There’s music in the hills and it’s coming from Waipawa M&D.
Ollantaytambo entrances and amuses
When bad luck turns good: coping with the crowds at Machu Picchu.
Here’s hoping your New Year is filled with bridges, smooth roads, loving, fun-filled company and, if travel is your thing, plenty of adventures.
“Scones, pikelets, pavalovas, make New Zealand great.” AK Grant. Footrot Flats, the musical.