Category Archives: Taupo

December 21, 2016 … an island, a wedding, some volcanoes and home

The day before the wedding, Mary and I explored the Eastern end of Waiheke. I suppose the woeful state of the roads in what is legally part of the city of Auckland is some sort of social engineering mechanism to … Continue reading

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May 4, 2015 … tired and happy, homeward bound

Conventions are hard work. This particular convention required a great deal of concentration since one of the major speakers was explicitly expert in a highly technical area. Many of us watched the things that could be done with no hope … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure, Camera club, Lake Taupo, Lakes, mountains, Taupo, Tauranga | 4 Comments