Back to the Bush January 8th 2010 It was time to get back to seeing more of the great outdoors as this is really where New Zealand shines, so we headed to Te Anau; the gateway to Fiordlands National Park. The journey was a little nasty due to having to nurse a hangover the whole time but after a day of relaxing I was ready and raring to go.
First stop was a day trip to the illustrious Milford Sound. A two hour drive saw us ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Te Anau 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
I am 24 years old, and fear that the travel bug that is coursing through my veins will never leave. I seem to manage to restrain it for just long enough to get a nice bit of money under my belt, then I take that money and shoot off somewhere round the other side of the world.
Nothing compares to the excitement of landing in a new place and meeting so many new people with great stories to tell, or the freedom of being able to go anywhere at any time. With your life held on your back the world really is your oyster! ... full info