Cee’s-FF-Challenge-Winter-Scenes

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Winter images…specifically,

August

Roadside reflections

 

 

Cold winter day

Torquay surf

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MCoW-River

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Still in New Zealand’s

North Island.

 We were travelling between

Whakatane and Whangamata

and captured a few images of this river.

Last week I published this image thinking

it was White Island…

Many thanks to Betty’s expert for

clarifying my White Island query.

Turns out I was sold a furphy and this is not

White Island (the volcano) but,

Moutohora Island also called Whale Island

and it’s only about 9 km from shore.

Makes a lot more sense.

Our Auckland born and bred daughter-in-law

had not ever visited the end of her motherland

and was no help 🙂

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My-Corner-of-the-World:  Milford-Sound

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Word-of-Day-Challenge-Zoo

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zoo

an establishment which maintains a collection of wild animals,
typically in a park or gardens, for study,
conservation, or display to the public.
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A zoo may provide a healthy and

safe haven for wild animals…

…however, no matter how large their enclosure

the animals never look as happy as they do

in their own environment.

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