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North Island

March 1st 2019
Up first thing then short walk to the ferry and the trip from South Island to North Island. Unfortunately it was a little bumpy and the weather wet so not the most pleasant of journeys. In Wellington we picked up the hire car & drove straight up to Napier, the Art Deco capital of the world, or so we are told. You may or may not recall that we met up with Linda in Kampot in Cambodia earlier in ... 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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