grrrrr more glaciers March 5th 2007 As we headed back up the west coast we reached the fox and st francis glaciers. We took a helicopter flight over the gaciers to get a birds eye view and actually landed on top of the mountains in the snow. hannah did a hike through the ice but me and jade were being too lazy as it was uphill so didnt do that bit.
It was really cool flying over all the snow, you can see where the ice has water in ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Glaciers 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
So that travel bug thing seems to not have worn off then! 35 now and been all over the shop, decided would rather be mincing round on a beach and up a mountain that up at 5 am tending to a screaming child So After our last big trip from Mexico to Panama we are back on the road again 3 years later and this time with a lighter rucksack (lessons have been learned!) . So it's back to Asia .....Thailand, Malaysia, Borneo and the Philappines for 4 month with a quick pit stop in Dubai to visit Jons sister, no ridged plans, we will get there when we get there and if we don't well hey ho. Gonna do a l... full info