From the southern tip back up December 20th 2006 Where do I begin? It has been an incredible couple of weeks which means there is a lot to tell and even more photos to include. I'll do my best to summarize and leave the rest to tell in person when I get home in 5 days!
I last left you heading to Stewart Island.
On the way to the ferry to Stewart Island you pass through Invercargill, the southernmost city in the world. Oddly, it looks a ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South 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