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Panckake Rocks - Blow hole  

Panckake Rocks - Blow hole

GLACIERLAND TO WESTPORT

May 31st 2012
GLACIERLAND TO WESTPORT We decided to slow our pace of travel, and moved on north, stopping at a town called ROSS.<span> There were big gold strikes here in the mid 1800s, and we went around a one hour heritage walk around the old mining area.<span> The visitors centre will show you how to pan for gold, and you can buy pans and try out your gold prospecting for real in the loca ... read more
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New Zealand Flag 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
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Tot: 0.153s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 10; qc: 33; dbt: 0.0388s; 33; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.5mb