Sunshine Sighting at Tunnel Beach January 19th 2010 Well, if someone had told us a while back that we would be spending our two-year wedding anniversary in a tiny apartment in Balclutha, New Zealand, hunting for jobs and eating alarming amounts of Cadbury chocolate, we probably never would've believed it. Yet, here we are, exhausted from our one-day job yesterday involving planting flax plants on 800 acres of farmland. But I'm getting ahead of my ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Otago » Balclutha 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
Greetings!! To our readers who followed our trip across Asia and New Zealand last year, we have another one planned out - granted, not quite as exotic! We are waving goodbye to our tropical home and taking up residence in Vail, Colorado for the next six months. Hope you enjoy our blog and please feel free to leave questions and comments...we'd love to hear from you!!
"Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dre... full info