Italy Part 2! June 23rd 2005 Well, so much for finishing Italy! I wrote Part 1 and completely forgot that I hadn't done the rest!
So anyway, we caught a train at night from Florence to Naples, and eventually made our way out of the station and through the very dodgy station area to our hotel, which was nice and close, though through a very stange little door-within-a-door, into a courtyard where residents parked their car ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Otago » Dunedin 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