More to explore:
MATAKANA AREA BEACH - Tawharanui Beach. Just 40 minutes from town with good waves, no serious rips and great snorkeling. Can get a bit busy on a good day, but you can always stop for a vineyard lunch at Matakana.
Tawharanui regional park. Native forest hitting white sand and surf. My happy place.
Anchor Bay at Tawharanui Regional Park
Tawharanui National Park, North Auckland, New Zealand
Muddy Water Vineyard Canterbury, New Zealand
Te Whau Vineyard, Waiheke Island, Hauraki Gulf, near Auckland, New Zealand. I think my honey has run out of money, so I'll just look at the picture for a while:) hehe.
I try to surf each morning and this photo totally captures the true beauty I see each surf session.
Vineyards, Millar Road Winery, Tuki Tuki Hills, near Napier, Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand
✮ Old Cromwell Town, South Island, New Zealand
Lake Tekapo, Canterbury, New Zealand
Snorkelling at Goat Island Near #matakana
Some days i feel that this is symbolic of my life. Good thing i just chuck a whiskey bottle straight into it and walk away.
Tauranga, New Zealand. My grandpa's family lived here, once upon a time.