Milford Sound April 2nd 2010 Milford Sound is a very small town with nothing more than a few houses and mainly accommodation for the hordes of tourists that come here to see the fiords on a boatcruise. Most of the tourists don't stay here but are on day trips. Others come here to go on multiday hikes around the mountains.
I arrived in Milford sound early in the evening, and after checking into my hostel, I drove down to the ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Milford Sound 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