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Maud Island

We had the rare opportunity to take a (long) trip out to Maud Island yesterday. There are public tours there a few days out of the year. 846 kata lagi


Wine Wanderlust: Marlborough, New Zealand

Brancott Estate, Marlborough, New Zealand.

Get a taste of New Zealand’s zesty wines today!


29th December 2016 to 2nd January 2017: Lower Shaw Farm

Eight London Red Ropers joined some other guests at Lower Shaw Farm in Swindon for the New Year. Lower Shaw is a community farm which has chickens, ducks, (currently shut in due to the threat of bird flu) 2 pigs, 3 sheep and an organic garden.  192 kata lagi


What’s in the glass tonight January 3rd – Pinot Noir

From the Cellar: Churton Pinot Noir Marlborough 2011 – $

The last bottle from the cellar, alas. This has been a fabulous bargain buy.

A gorgeously soft and silky floral bouquet. 10 kata lagi

lunch at 100 chai street, marlborough

OK, it’s official. I have found one of my new favourite haunts. During a recent day trip to Marlborough, the gorgeous and quaint, yet high-brow market town in Wultshire, we were wandering down the main high street. 837 kata lagi


Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk

L and I tramped around Lake Waikaremoana in the Te Urewera national park over Christmas. Our kids were all with their other parents, so rather that sit around home by ourselves, we thought to head out into the bush for a 4-day circuit of the lake. 147 kata lagi