New Zealand II March 10th 2010 After publishing our last blog, we decided to stay another night in Queenstown. This city has a really charming mix of ski resort and small town feeling to it. We headed once again to our cool camping spot 12 km from Queenstown and watched the sunset.
The next morning in Queenstown was spent getting supplies in the grocery store and fuel station for our next adventure into Milford Sound.
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Oceania » New Zealand 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