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Travel talk from around the world and especially my home - New Zealand



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Kia ora and welcome home fellow Kiwi – especially you Covid-19 refugees. Things have changed while you have been away, so thought I could help you get up to speed in our post-Covid lives. (post-COVID as in ‘since it entered our lives̵...

In this time of Covid-19 (coronavirus) and racism and riots in the United States, it sometimes feels the world is going mad and we’re powerless to stop it.  Only one thing is certain, I am powerless to do anything to stop it. The sadness thi...

Scientific discovery and hands-on experimentation take centre stage at the state-of-the-art Rutherford’s Den in the Arts Centre, Christchurch, where New Zealand scientist Ernest, Lord Rutherford started his scientific career in these very rooms. Ru...

When will you start travelling once we have COVID-19 under control or at least contained?  Check out the map below-the world is a huge place. If you’re a kiwi you’ll soon be able to travel all over New Zealander again. What will be your...

“I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest I feel the same way about my photographs.  I’m never bored as going through them  I ge...

The Yangtze is the lifeblood of China; a vital artery from the glaciers of the Tibetan Plateau to the spectacular East China Sea.  It weaves among fertile agricultural lands, through towering limestone gorges, past hidden villages and into the heart...

What can I say, there is no doubt I am a lockdown failure.  I’d originally planned to do heaps of things during this time of being alone in my apartment.  Here are just a few: improve my level of te Reo Maori (the Maori language) visit art...