Go East January 21st 2008 Weds 9th Jan:
Changes buses again today as Chris and I are heading to the East Cape. we drove along through many coastal villages and beaches along the very scenic Highway 35 to Maraehako Bay retreat, the most amazing seafront accomodation.
After checking in we went for a walk along the rocks and onto the beach to take a few photos. We were having a group meal so we all contributed and enjoyed ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » East Coast » Gisborne 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
After years and years of thinking and not doing that long overdue time has finally arrived, I'm outta here. Off on my travels into the big wide world. Not adventurous as some but hey, its not N.Abbot!!!... full info