An Antipodean Christmas / Navidades Ant├şpodas January 15th 2007 We arrived in Christchurch gone midnight (cheap flights, eh? tsk!) on a Monday night, and must have jumped into the friendliest taxi in town, because apart from chatting non-stop and bombarding us with questions during the journey, once outside the hostel the driver then proceeded to spend 20 minutes giving us better advice than we've ever got form any dedicated tourist information office. He got ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Christchurch 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
Mark & Maria: the English-Spanish combo who got fed up with the daily grind. Quit the jobs, sold the house, the car and some other stuff going mouldy in the attic and set off in search of adventures. Our blog is written bilingually, no small feat. We hope our pages inspire you... or at least keep you entertained for a few minutes...
********* Mark & Maria: el combo ingl├ęs-espa├▒ol que se hart├│ de la rutina diaria. Dejamos el trabajo, vendimos la casa, el coche y otro par de cosas cogiendo moho en el ├ítico y partimos en busca de aventuras. Nuestro blog es biling├╝e, haza├▒a nada desprec... full info