Monthly Archives: June 2013

Going Coast to Coast Auckland Style !

One of the things that makes Auckland unique is the fact that it is situated on two harbours, and those harbours are ridiculously close to each other – 16 kilometers by foot actually, linked by the urban Coast to Coast … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and thirty seven: Dawn Karakia

Here is a great way to celebrate the Maori New Year. Head up to the summit of the iconic ┬áMaungakiekie (One Tree Hill) at 6am on the 22nd of June for the setting of the moon and pre dawn raising … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and thirty six: Kokako

We have spent many an hour in a selection of Auckland’s cafes over the past couple of years. It is a shame that we hadnt visited Kokako on Great North Road earlier. Kokako is ┬ásimply superb – from the extremely … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and thirty and five: Moo Chow Chow

If flavour is what you are after in your dinner then Moo Chow Chow on Ponsonby Road is a place you simply must visit. The Thai inspired food is a contemporary take on Bangkok street food and is a welcome … Continue reading

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