South Island Adventure Part 1 March 15th 2008 We left Christchurch on the 8th march.
The first 35km bike ride the following morning nearly killed us! Even though the road were straight and misleadingly looked downhill the wind was extreemly strong making it almost impossible to get anywhere! You would have thought this would put the average traveller off cycling for a while, but not us! The very next day we got up at 6am before the rest o ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queenstown 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
Two 23 year olds heading out into the big wide world for a five month adventure!
London heathrow to Christchurch (New Zealand South Island) - via about twenty stops and three days
Christchurch to Fiji
Fiji to Wellington (New Zealand North island)
Wellington to Auckland (Overland)
Auckland to Brisbane
Brisbane to Cairns (Overland)
Cairns to Bangkok
Bangkok to Singapore (Overland via Cambodia, laos, Vietenam & Malaysia)
Singapore to London Heathrow
We leave on Monday (3rd March) and the plan is to return home on the 7th August but if a disaster happens, we run out of money,... full info