Photo Diary – Aqua Alta in Venice

Sadly over the past week Venice has experienced some of it’s worst floods (also known as “aqua alta”) in the past 50 years! They are saying that Basilica San Marco has aged 11 years overnight. All of the damages to peoples homes, businesses, monuments and art will cost billions of dollars to repair.

It was a crazy, sad, exciting and overwhelming experience. I have been living near Venice the past 4 months and have spent most of my free time there. I love this city so much and I hate to see it damaged. My heart goes out to Venice and all those affected.

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If you’re wanting to donate to relief efforts: The Mayor of Venice has opened up an official bank account where people can donate to help the city. You can find their official website with the details here. (English version below)

IBAN IT 24 T 03069 02117 100000 018767 – BIC: BCITITMM
Account holder: Comune di Venezia – Emergenza acqua alta
Payment description: contributo emergenza acqua

             You can watch my video from my experience during aqua alta below

Photo Diary – Bora Bora, French Polynesia

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Photo Diary – Park Güell, Barcelona

After seeing photos of this beautiful park online a few years ago, it has been on my to do list for a long time. Park Güell was established in 1914 by Antoni Gaudi and is now one of his major works in Barcelona.  Definitely a must see when visiting Barcelona. Don’t forget to book your tickets online as they only let in a certain amount of people per hour.

Metro: Lesseps L3 // Carrer d’Olot, s/n, 08024 Barcelona, Spain
http://www.parkguell.cat/en/buy-tickets/

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Photo Diary – A Week in London

A few weeks ago I travelled to London for a week to meet my Parents, who had flown over from New Zealand to see me. We were blessed with wonderful weather, and explored what London had to offer.
You can watch what we got up to on my youtube channel here.

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