Year: 2020

Auckland: Dolphin and Whale Watching

We went to sea on a dolphin and whale watching cruise today. That was in the afternoon. But first, in the morning, we wandered around...

Auckland: Ferry Building, Auckland Domain

I’m back in Auckland after my visits to Dunedin, Queenstown, Christchurch, and Wellington, in that order. Sadly, that means this trip is winding down. Today,...

Wellington: Matiu/Somes Island, Days Bay

Ferry and feet. That’s how we got around today. The ferry took us from Wellington to Matiu/Somes Island, Days Bay, and back to Wellington. Our...

Wellington: Zealandia, Seal Coast

Wellington is naturally beautiful and beautifully natural. Today we visited Zealandia (Te Māra a Tāne) and took a half-day tour to see some seals, and...

Christchurch: Gondola, Canterbury Museum

In the interest of time (mine), this will be yet another quick, probably typo-filled post. Today we rode up on the Christchurch Gondola and visited...