Omokoroa April 5th 2011 We stayed at Sally and Ian's place for the weekend. What a nice relaxing time we had with plenty of walking, talking and eating!
We saw the land where Sally and Ian's new home is being built - what fantastic views! Then we visit Katikati which is their nearest town - we had coffee here.
We visited Bethlehem on Sunday and walked through the markets and more coffee.
We walked to the ferry a ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Bay of Plenty » Tauranga 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