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Farmers Market: I have been going to Auckland’s Farmers Market on Saturday mornings recently. I tend to sleep late given… More

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Coromandel

Bryan Mitchell June 11, 2018

Farmers Market: I have been going to Auckland’s Farmers Market on Saturday mornings recently. I tend to sleep late given the choice, but this is worth waking up for. The market offers fresh food at different stands such as bread, fish, pears, and salad… More

Weekend in Dunedin

Chloe Seletz May 30, 2018

A common trend I have noticed with students who study abroad is the pressure and excitement of going on weekend trips to explore new surroundings. I am personally a huge advocate of them. Here in New Zealand, many people road-trip to the South Island… More

Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

Bryan Mitchell May 28, 2018

 Hitting a Wall: A fitting J.R.R. Tolkien Lord of the Rings quote to title this post. Emotions have been present lately, and I have been trying to feel them more. My closest Kiwi friend helps me through this process. Just like before, this is not homesickness… More

Fiordland

Bryan Mitchell May 20, 2018

Queenstown: Well, after three and a half months in a foreign land, the excitement of being abroad has subsided and life just feels normal. I hit an emotional wall this week, with no choice but to push through. I do not want to get caught in a rut, which… More

Australia - Let’s Try This Again

Bryan Mitchell May 10, 2018

New Zealand-South America-Australia: Once again it’s the weekend! So what do I do? Get up at 3 am for an early morning flight of course! Fortunately, this is my last super early flight of the entire trip. Back to Sydney today, once again on a foreign… More

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