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Blenheim the Boring

When I was writing about the dullness of Hamilton, I hadn’t been to Blenheim. On a scale from boring to attractive, Blenheim would be super boring. There are tons of signs telling you about its diverse history. That’s fine if you are a history nerd or student trying to prepare for a local town tale […]

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The Grip of Flu

I saw it coming, I was wondering why it took me so long to fall sick. I mean, I totally underestimated the kiwi weather and was freezing a lot and had a climate shock coming from a tropical climate straight into wet winter. On top of that I was running out in the open all […]

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Melbourne – A Hipster’s Paradise

Have you ever wondered where the perfect combination of urban art, fancy cafés and hip stores could be found? Melbourne would definitely qualify. To be honest, I have not seen as much of it as I should have (slowly does it), but the glimpses I have caught so far are extremely promising.

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Saturday Night Lights Come Alive

Sleepless in Wellington wouldn’t be so bad. It really is a magical place at night with all the lights booming across the bays, dancing in the harbour and illuminating fountains and artworks along the promenade. To show the beauty of this, I have made a small selection of photos (the first one was actually taken […]

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