Category Archives: Countries

The Crab Shack, Wellington

Although New Zealand has a relatively low population density – even for its capital Wellington, we were surprised that it would be a challenge dining out. As we made a day trip out of town we didn’t make a dinner reservation in order … Continue reading

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Logan Brown, Wellington

While shortlisting for our dinner place in Wellington, we were excited to know that there will be a food festival going on – Visa Wellington On a Plate 2018. Similar to other food festival events, participating restaurants would serve special … Continue reading

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Wellington Sea Market, Wellington

My quest to taste Bluff Oyster led me to visit Wellington Sea Market after missing the chance to try them in Auckland. According to my research, they are in season from March till about August and are a prized delicacy. They … Continue reading

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Ebony Coffee Roastery, Palmerston North

Finally left Ohakune for the last leg of our New Zealand trip. We will be ending our tour of North Island with a short stay at the Capital – Wellington. En-route we decided to look for a cafe to stretch our … Continue reading

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Replete Cafe & Store, Taupo

On the last day of our stay in Ohakune area we were running out of attraction options. Weather in Ohakune area was wet and cold…in order to escape the gloomy weather, we took a long drive to the east of … Continue reading

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The Brantry, Taupo

Due to the unforeseen circumstances that led us to make last minute change of travel plans, we ended up driving past Taupo again. We managed to visit The Brantry – which was closed for rest day when we stayed overnight in … Continue reading

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The Station Cafe, Bar & Restaurant, National Park Village

For the next 3 days we had to look for alternative activities in replacement of our scrapped skiing plan. We decided to take it easy and explore the area for some nature sights. Found The Station Cafe, Bar & Restaurant … Continue reading

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