Bedford Soda & Liquor

You know the saying…”When in Rome…”, usually said in a case of when you end up giving in to the temptation of another indulgence, after very little persuasion, purely for the fact that you might as well just do it? Well…that would be why I have ended up at another place for lunch in the…

Casa Del Gelato

America has many milkshake abominations, Australia has multiple milkshake crazes surfacing left, right and centre (check them out here, they are amazing!), and even little New Zealand has it’s very own chocolate-filled surprise hiding within Parnell, in a small, deceptive cafe called Casa Del Gelato. If you’re guilty pleasure is chocolate, this place is for you…

Franklin Road Christmas Lights

“The best things in life aren’t things.” -Art Buchwald Every year, as a festive tradition, this particular road off of Ponsonby pulls out all the stops when it comes to Christmas decorations: lights, snow and inflatable Santas galore! Typically, Franklin Road Christmas lights are the type of thing that is ideal for a cute family…

Dizengoff

“If you beg a man for victory, it’s his victory, not yours” – Stokely Carmichael Having studied black civil rights for the past couple of months in History at school, I have really developed an appreciation for the amount of time and effort that those people involved dedicated to the cause that Martin Luther King…

Mekong Baby

“Mankind must put an end to war before war puts and end to mankind.” – John F.Kennedy Firstly, as it is ANZAC Day today, I would like to pay my respects to the brave men and women who contributed their efforts to the War and the men who lost their lives at Gallipoli. Lest We…