Category Archives: Lake Taupo

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

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January 29, 2015 … this old house*

Home again and glad to be here. It was a great trip in all its various parts. Yesterday began very early in Tokaanu, where I overcame my habitual avoidance of mornings. I went down the road towards Little Waihi to … Continue reading

Posted in adversity, Architecture, Birds, Lake Taupo, Lakes, Landscapes, mountains, Reflections, Vehicles | 1 Comment

October 18, 2013 … landscapes in transit

Oooh, owww, ahhh! After a day on the Tongariro crossing (about which, more tomorrow), this is going to be a short post. We began in Rotorua, with a flat tyre, which the nice guys at Firestone fixed at no charge. … Continue reading

Posted in flowers, Lake Taupo, Lakes, Landscapes, Rotorua, Waikato | 2 Comments