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Niagara Falls, NZ

Aparently a surveyor with a sense of humour is responsible for giving these tiny falls their name.
CYCLE TOUR - WHO'S BLUFFING

April 1st 2010
Bluff is the bottom of the South Island, right? Well, actually no. Ask the locals and most of them will tell you that the true southernmost tip of the South Island is Slope Point, 70 kilometres east of Invercargill. How the signpost at Bluff came to be established as the southernmost point isn’t clear to me. Maybe it has something to do with the fact that at Bluff there is a port and a townsh ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Bluff

New Zealand Flag 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
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