Waiheke here we come February 21st 2011 We woke up and headed down to get some breakfast in our hotel and then we headed out to use the internet and sort out the final elements to the Magic Bus tour. That is all now sorted so we have that to look forward to for the week after Waiheke.
We met Laura and Macky at the ferry, my old housemates and a couple who I haven't seen for such a long time. It was quite a surreal moment and we got ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland » Waiheke Island 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
I'm Jon from London. I have just finished work after 9 and a half years and I am leaving friends and family here to go on a trip over to New Zealand and Australia. What started as a visit for 3 weeks to a friend's wedding has now turned into a trip of a lifetime, I can't wait for it to start :)
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