Wine Tasting at Cooks Beach

Wine Tasting at Cooks Beach

It’s not every day you get invited to a vineyard for a wine tasting, so I was delighted to receive the invite from Simon and Veronica at Mercury Bay Estate in Cooks Beach. It’s about an hour’s drive from Coromandel Town, so I decided to take the family, go on a Sunday...
So close… and yet so far

So close… and yet so far

You know when something is so close you can almost taste it? Christmas is just around the corner now (one more sleep!) and the Christmas tree is up (check), the presents have been wrapped and sent off to various parts of the world (check), the Christmas cards have...