Category: Travel

Foxton Beach

It seems to be a bit of a tradition for me when I visit Palmerston North to take a quick side trip out to the coast to Foxton Beach.  I haven’t been out this...

Colonial Knob © Jayson Barnden

Colonial Knob Parkland

Yesterday I went for a long walk up to Colonial Knob.  As pornographic as that sounds it wasn’t anything other than a track with heaps of steps but once you’re at the top there...

Kanga visits Taumarunui.

I stopped in Taumarunui with Kanga this morning on the way down to Palmerston North. Kanga decided he wanted a photo taken so here he is on the roof of my car.

The stone store across the kerikeri basin

Across the basin from me sat a New Zealand icon.  Built of stone it’s one of the most well known heritage buildings in the North Island. “The Kerikeri Mission Station is home to New...