Sounds good January 20th 2010 We got in a couple days of big driving earlier this week and are now in the south part of the south island. Lots of sheep, lots of windy roads, no surprises there on the way down. We popped into see some glaciers on the way through, they are some big chunks of ice. No worries about a lack of ice cubes when the power goes out there. I guess the same could be said back home though.
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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