Queenstown: Sheer Terror in adrenalin city January 24th 2007
Hung over once again after just one turned into a big mess of an evening, I managed to crawl out of bed for Hang gliding. It was however the sheer cold dread I was feeling for my bungee that I was due to do later that day that made me forget my hangover pain.
At the Hang Gliding office all four of us caught a van that drove us up to some very huge cliffs where Liz and Sarah were doing paragl ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queenstown 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
My name is Sammi. I left work in September 2006 to pursue my life long dream of travelling the world and it has exceeded all my expectations so far. If you fancy reading some of my blogs which include, Africa and South East Asia, New Zealand and a bit of Australia (so far), then please do. As of today (4/05/07) my broken foot is all but healed and I am currently heading up the east coat of Australia and I've just left Fraiser Island, which was utterly amazing! I finish travelling in Cairns on May 23rd and head to Singapore before going home :(
This has been the most amazing year of my life. ... full info