Bikes and Bees in One Holiday!

On the way from Christchurch to Nelson - not my bike!

Where is this? Takaka

Hinewai Reserve

Remnants of honeycomb (double click to enlarge)

Retro rata honey jar

Reading materials.
Also read a Louise Sutherland book (cycling) - About her: Clicky
Also read Piers Moor Ede (bees) - Honey and Dust


  1. Mooie foto's. We hebben met veel plezier de avonturen van Louise Sutherland gelezen. Ze had nogal courage!!!
    Peip begrijpt niet zo goed "the remnants of combs"...
    Meim en peip xxx xxx

  2. There must have been a swarm in the shepherd's hut before it was turned into a place to stay in. The swarm would have been removed, but I love the fact that traces are remaining.

    Shepherd's Hut

  3. Die honingpot is echt de max!love it!