Tag Archive: Auckland

Garden of Eden

On one side of Mount Eden, a clever little hill in Auckland, was tucked away a secret garden and I had a bit of time to Burnett before I would join Andrew in… Continue reading

Reacquainting with Auckland

With my friend in Auckland, I spent ample time showing her my favorite spots. As I’ve said before, I really enjoyed the Coast to Coast Walkway, a walk from the east coast of… Continue reading

In search of a cannoli

You never realize how good you have it, until you don’t. Growing up in a multicultural city I was exposed to so many wonderful foods and cultures that I absolutely took them for… Continue reading

Auckland: Big Little City

As you may know, Auckland is the biggest city in New Zealand, and it’s grown into quite the International city over the past years. Want proof?   A couple of weeks ago was… Continue reading

Happy Independence Day, Auckland Style

In the Meantime

So as I muddle through some work related things, I thought I’d write a quick check in. Still living, and working and eating in Auckland. Phoning home occasionally and sleeping in even less.… Continue reading

Life update time.

Last week Andrew and I moved out of our 14th floor shoebox and into a real live apartment. The apartment is in the Saint Mary’s Bay neighborhood, halfway between downtown and all the… Continue reading

Planning a weekend trip

As someone who loves to travel, I also love to plan trips. Yup, that’s me checking airfare in my free time. I have next weekend off and since I’ve got a bit of… Continue reading

A Holiday Abroad

Happy Belated Thanksgiving everyone! Such a simple holiday, with such a strange origin. Andrew and I have a lot to be thankful this year. We’re living in a beautiful country and we have… Continue reading

Taste of Auckland

I am originally from Chicago, the Best City in the WORLD! Go White Sox! And my favorite festival in Chicago is the Taste of Chicago. The Taste of Chicago  is the worlds largest… Continue reading