Don’t believe the weather forecast a bit in Wellington. While we had quite the rain on Christmas Eve, and it didn’t look too good for Christmas Day, today we were surprised by a fantastic summer day. And that included warm to hot temperatures, blue sky all around, and lots of sun. What better way to […]
Wellingtonians have ingenious ideas when it comes to coffee, serving it, and finding cool locations for a cafe. This coffee shop “Flight Coffee” in an old fire truck is the latest addition to the coffee shop scene in New Zealand’s capital.
Emily Cotlier, the still coordinator of the Wellington branch and Vice President of TCANZ (Technical Communicators Association of New Zealand, Inc.), whom I had met on the first Sunday after arriving in Wellington, asked me to give a short introduction to WordPress and be available for Q&A during one TCANZ event that she was organizing. […]
My first cultural shock with New Zealand culture did already occur before I even stepped foot on this beautiful island country. Once I had received my visa, I set out to find an apartment and was optimistic to line up a few acceptable viewings for the first few days to get the apartment search out […]