Author Archives: wheresphil

About wheresphil

Originally from Auckland, New Zealand, now living in London.

Singapore. Part one.

Saturday 26 January 2019 – Singapore. This is my fifth visit to Singapore and El’s first. I was keen to come here for a few reasons. Obviously, it is on the way back from New Zealand and is sort of … Continue reading

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Family time in Auckland.

Monday 21 January 2019 – Auckland, New Zealand. We had a total of eight nights in Auckland, not long considering how far we flew and how bad the jet lag hit. Five nights staying with mum, two with my sister … Continue reading

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Sunday 13 January 2019 – Brisbane, Australia. I am going to strike while things are hot. Having just written my first post in over three months I am going to start and will aim to finish, this, a second. When … Continue reading

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hello world.

I have been staring at this blank screen for a while now; after days, weeks and months of staring at nothing, contemplating what to write after such a long break from the blog. It is not that I have not … Continue reading

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My photography exhibition!

Thursday 11 October 2018 – Walthamstow. I am going to say I was very nervous about tonight, an opening viewing of an exhibition of photos I was showing at Buhler and Co, a lovely cafe just down the road from … Continue reading

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Roa @ Stolen Space Gallery

Thursday 20 September 2018 – London I am a big fan of the work of Belgian artist Roa. On the street he often paints large black and white murals of rodents, birds and other small life. There are a number … Continue reading

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A birthday trip to Bristol.

Sunday 16 September 2018 – Bristol. Staring out of the hotel window, I waited for something to happen. Street walkers, workers or cleaners, a homeless person looking for somewhere to rest weary feet, maybe students heading home, something. Maybe even … Continue reading

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Back to St Leonards

Saturday 01 September 2018 – St Leonards-on-Sea and Hastings. I am a bit drunk as I let myself in through the front door of the airbnb I am staying in tonight. The house is Tudor, according to my host, it … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe

Sunday 05 August 2018 – Edinburgh. A quick post, I am trying to catch up with a big backlog of photos I have taken in various places. As I commented in the last post I am going through a ‘cannot … Continue reading

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Flat Hunting, St Leonards version

Wednesday 25 July 2018 – St Leonards and Hastings. Oh I do want to be by the seaside. I know I have banged on about it often enough over the past couple of years, but I have finally done it. … Continue reading

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