I'm glad I packed my jumper... October 5th 2008 Gidday from New Zealand!
I'm sitting in an internet cafe at the moment taking shelter from the cold winds of New Zealand. I thought New Zealand was meant to be warm, but finding out that it can get quite chilly in places! Maybe I shouldn't have worn my shorts today...
Well we've been in New Zealand for just about a week now and have a new member on our travels..."Bijou" our campervan! At fi ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Wellington 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