Chocolate is quite possibly one of the most powerful motivating forces in my life (chocolate and God. And earning enough money to pay the bills). In Palmerston North, about an hour from Whanganui, there’s a chocolate café called Theobroma which makes some of the most amazing hot chocolates ever. Unfortunately, I still don’t consider ‘the best hot chocolate ever’ to be adequate reason for a two-hour round trip. What I needed was an excuse.
And I found one, thanks to Google: the Frida Kahlo photographic exhibition at Te Manawa Museum, its only New Zealand stop on a world tour. Continue reading “Local Culture: The Frida Kahlo Photography Exhibition”