Alice in Wellington

What happened to the wind?  Where was the rain and the miserable cold?  Its April, and supposedly Autumn.  And yet the sky is a beautiful bright blue and the sun like a cheerful round orange. The temperatue was warm enough that I could wear short sleeves.  It is the day before Anzac Day so the main streetsContinue reading “Alice in Wellington”

Alice astonished by the Len Lye fountain

As I strolled across the Harbour side of the CBD heading towards Te Papa museum, I stopped in my tracks when I reached Frank Kitts park.  There I saw the most unusual water fountain I had ever see before.  What struck me was the movement of the fountain.  To me it looked like a tall skinnyContinue reading “Alice astonished by the Len Lye fountain”

Alice’s restaurant review: Thai Chilli

Reviewed by Alice Letts  The Thai Chilli Restaurant was the last place on earth I thought I would end up on the evening of Anzac day.  My husband and I were in Auckland that evening and were looking forward to catching up with friends and family.  When my cousin first suggested we eat Thai food,Continue reading “Alice’s restaurant review: Thai Chilli”