Tag: Matai

Weekly photo challenge: 2012 in pictures

I had a good old look for a selection of photos that truly represented my 2012. This post is different to my montage I posted recently in so much as I represent a range of things that happened in my 2012 calendar through photos,…

Weekly photo challenge: Foreign

I am currently in New Zealand, and when I saw this week’s photo challenge lots of things I have seen recently immediately sprung to mind! Here are a few of them. They include traditional Maori, geothermal experiences and more. 

Matai Maori Village

The little taxi dropped us off at what looked like a reception desk, then we were seated in what was clearly a large food hall tent, but the food wasn’t yet there.

Markets and lake swims

Today is another lovely day in Rotorua. The camp site we stayed at must be a dangerous one, last night an army of Red Cross arrived, 30-40 of them, emergency response units and disaster recovery vehicles! I can only assume they are all on…