The Manawatu-Whanganui region is located in the mid-southern part of the North Island. It’s main towns are Palmerston North and Whanganui. The Manawatu Gorge, The Forgotten Highway, charming small towns and Tongariro Nataional Park are just a few of the gems you will find here.
A WEEKEND IN WHANGANUI
We had talked about doing this trip for a few years, but then work, life, covid, it all got in the way. Late November 2022 it finally happened. A road trip, with my mum, to Whanagnui, to spend some time with my Aunt. Continue reading here.
A WEEKEND AT THE BEACH
Where ever you are in New Zealand, you are never far from the coast. Having holidays on the beach is part of the great Kiwi lifestyle. So this weekend, I headed away to Waitarere Beach with my family. Continue reading here.
Boxing day. In some families, there is a tradition of hitting the shops, grabbing a bargain from the many sales, or picking up what you actually wanted for Christmas. Continue reading here.