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A Quick Hike at Rangitoto Island

A Quick Hike at Rangitoto Island

8th October 2013 – Went for a quick hike to the Summit of Rangitoto Island with my younger brother, we took a morning bus from North Cote to Quay Street took about 15 minutes to arrived. To reach Rangitoto Island from Auckland City, we need to take a ferry via Fullers at Quay Street which […]

Karangahake Gorge, Tauranga

Karangahake Gorge, Tauranga

Karangahake Gorge is one of the historic/tourist place that is a good visiting spot for both local and tourist in New Zealand. The gorge is located a couple of minutes away from a small town of Paeroa, where a famous beverage L&P (Lemon & Paeroa) originated. South of Auckland, slightly above an hour drive without […]

The Huka Falls “Ice-Blue, Show-...

The Huka Falls “Ice-Blue, Show-White”, Waikato River

Ice-Blue, Show-White is what the people describe the strong current, pristine river water-falls at Huka Falls. Huka Falls is created through draining the largest lake in New Zealand which is Lake Taupo. Conveniently, Huka Falls is part of the longest river in New Zealand, namely the Waikato River. Huka Falls #1 There is nothing much […]

Sunrise at North Head, Devonport

Sunrise at North Head, Devonport

This is my first time trying out sunrise shoot at New Zealand. Not knowing where would be a good spot, we took a bet on this place since it’s a east facing direction. And here we are at the venue… we couldn’t find any good foreground interest for our shots, so it would be just […]

First visit to One Tree Hill and Moun...

First visit to One Tree Hill and Mount Eden, Auckland

The first tourist thing I did on my first visit to Auckland was to visit One Tree Hill and Mount Eden. The weather was very chilling and the cold weather is biting my bones, probably I am not accustomed to the local weather as it was below 16°C which I have never experienced before. There […]