New Zealand - South Island May 22nd 2007 New Zealand
Hey all hope all is well at home. Here is the latest installment of our RTW trip. We have now been in NZ for a while.
The map above shows the route we are taking around NZ. We are using the Kiwi Experience bus which is a backpacker bus that loops around the two islands of NZ. The bus has a few free excursions / walks and also shows you a few places you might not otherwise see. Y ... 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
My name's Andy. I'm 26 and commencing on a trip around South East Asia, Australasia and South/Central America having escaped the day job for a year. There are three of us travelling round another guy (Fraser) and and girl (Marie) both of a similar age.... full info