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Me in front of Auckland  

Me in front of Auckland

2nd day in Auckland

October 19th 2007
I got a solid 10+ hours of sleep last night and I felt amazing this morning! But now I am exhausted because Paul and I hicked about 5 hours today, straight just about to. My legs are incredibly sore and my feet hurt when I walk, but I will sleep well tonight. Paul and I took a ferry this morning to an Island called Rangitoto, which means Blood Red Sky in Maori. This is because the volcano that ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland » Rangitoto

New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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