Worm March 3rd 2020 I spent the last ten days or so with an older couple in their massive house in the woods. I did a lot of painting and some concrete-wheeling for them, but generally, I was just vibing. Two families of wild birds would come visit twice a day, and I Love Them. I really enjoyed staying with them.
They both are lovely, and I kind of already miss them. Now I'm headed for Raglan, I guess.
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Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Waitomo 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
I'm Lara, currently 19 years old, and I left Germany for New Zealand on December the second.
I have always wanted to travel, and I have already travelled some in my time, but never so far from home and quite so alone.
I came here largely because of my undying love for Lord of the Rings, and also because of a general lack of anything better to do.
I'm fixing to stay a year, and I'll be trying to write into my fancy little leatherbound diary at least a few times a week - anyone who knows me also knows it's not going to be more than that. We'll see how that goes.
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