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While in Kinabalu National Park,  (Sabah, Malaysian Borneo) I’m not sure if our guide said “look up there” or I just noticed and photographed the pretty canopy outline then later heard about ‘canopy shyness’. I just know the narrow yet cle...

The very first feathered signs of spring arriving have landed in my old home city. Along with the daffodils, the godwits have landed in Christchurch (New Zealand) – arriving from the Alaskan Arctic Tundra where they raise their young. Christchu...

Yesterday my Monday morning walking group joined a public tour of New Zealand’s Government House.  (Check their website to book a tour ) This was my first visit there as when public events have been on I have missed out because of number rest...

When in Malaysia (Kuching, Sarawak) I have planted trees as part of their ‘greening the festival’ programme: and helping cut my carbon footprint too. This tree-planting ceremony – at all local festivals -“helps make Kuching a livable city...

Food glorious food

on Sep 22, 2017 in: Food, travel

Here’s a little food porn from my recent travels in Malaysia Filed under: Asia, Food, Malaysia, travel Tagged: #foodporn #Malaysia #photos, Food, travel...

Happy 124th anniversary to New Zealand! It’s 124 years since our wonderful New Zealand suffragists, won us the ability to vote in our general Parliamentary elections. Some, (usually landowners) but certainly not all, women had been able to vote in...

I love Bako National Park.  Sadly, I was unable to stay overnight this time, but I recommend that if you possibly can – do so!  I also recommend you book well in advance to get a bed. This park, which I believe is the smallest in Malaysia, an...