There and Back Again November 26th 2011 Tina Writes
For the past two weeks we have been travelling the North Island in our van ‘Donkey’. After our first nights campervanning, we headed further north, in fact we went to the most northerly part of NZ, Cape Regina. It was a nice drive up. We parked and headed down to the lighthouse and lookout point. There was information everywhere about the traditional Maori views about thi ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North 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
On 1st September 2011 we will start living the dream for approx 13 months. Giving up our jobs in this economy may seem crazy to some but life is for living and for us, seeing our world is life.
We are Tina (30) from Glasgow and Rob (23) from Grimsby. We both live in Glasgow.
Our planned itinerary goes a bit like this.
[b... full info