Advertisement
« previous next »
The stone islets of Wharariki beach  

The stone islets of Wharariki beach

Baby seals are sooooo cute (more than penguins? maybe)

March 18th 2005
Friday, we drove up to the north edge of the south island. Again we followed the advice of that woman from the info in Takaka, and we went to Wharariki beach in low tide. She said that the baby seals are playing in the pools that are left when the sea goes back. And this time she had no mistake. We went down to the beach and there they were - little seal babies playing like kids love to play. They ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Nelson Region

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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.689s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 17; qc: 67; dbt: 0.5338s; 67; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.5mb