I Love Auckland (wtf): BLOGNY 2018

A shortlist of 5 reasons why: Itโ€™s easy to get dressed here and look okay. People are in their worst outfits or theyโ€™re looking outstandingly basic or they might be dressed to the height of fashion โ€“ but no one really cares. When you need to, it is always easy to fit the dress code…

2017 Beaches (a long awaited review)

This is a nine-month late review, but we were a little slow to start this summer. These Beaches have all been added to my comprehensive ranking of Auckland beaches, so if you want to see their placement check it out. Kaitarakihi It was such a blustery day yet we managed to stumble onto the calmest…

NEW YORK NEW YORK

Could a city be more perfect? New York City satisfies every expectation that you may have of it. The streets pulse ย loud and bright and steady – the heartbeat that all the songs promise. We arrived into the early hours the morning. Stood breathing steam into the crisp air as uber drivers brushed layers of…

Travelling to: Hawaii

We went to America! A celebration of two years living together. Here is my thoughts on Hawaii: First off, short story: Opening scene: It is May in New Zealand which is a brittle month with cool weather and dark afternoons. Tess and I are in-between lectures, sitting on the red couches for a peaceful but…