New Zealand / Australia Trip February 18th 2012 2/12/12
Flew Air New Zealand from Auckland to Blenheim on the South Isand.
It was a small 19 seat plane.<span> We were picked up by the Marlborough Sounds Shuttle and driven to Picton.<span> Stayed overnight at the Aldan
In the morning we checked in with our tour group, the Marlborough Sounds Adventure Company.<span> Took the ferry from Picton ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queen Charlotte 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