Tag Archives: travel

The good, the bad and the ugly

Let’s look back at my week. Compared to some other weeks, it has been quite eventful. What do you mean it’s only Tuesday?! Take last night, for instance. The good moment was finding an awesome airbnb house to rent over … Continue reading

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I think my phone may be racist

I have a serious question. Is my phone racist? On Tuesday I was on my weekly sojourn into the city for lectures. The train ride there was uneventful. However, on the way back something bizarre happened and no one has … Continue reading

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Who gives you the right?

Living in NZ, one becomes aware of the ‘rivalry’ between us and Australia. We are both really good at claiming things for ourselves. ‘Pavlova is ours!’ ‘No, we made it first!’ Famous people who were born in NZ and live … Continue reading

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I want to be alone…with someone…

I have just thought about the title of this blog and I think it may be a bit misleading. It sounds as if I have a yearning to frequent dark corners with a handsome stranger. Hmmm… No, that’s not what … Continue reading

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The grass is always greener

My star sign this week said, ‘It is better to try and fail than to do nothing and succeed.’ I’m not so sure about that. I think I’d like to succeed by not doing anything at all. Could you imagine … Continue reading

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Try a new experience!

I’m going fishing tomorrow. Seriously. On a boat. With a fishing rod. And some smelly stuff on the end of the hooky thing. I’ve made salad and scones for the occasion. Why am I doing this? Because I haven’t done … Continue reading

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Goodbye Dating – it’s been fun

So that’s it. No more dating for me. I see your eyes light up as you excitedly enquire as to whom I have met. Nobody. I have other plans for my life. I’m going to Spain. No, not in my … Continue reading

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