Going Round In Circles - More South Island Adventures November 13th 2005 So somehow, since I last wrote from Bonny Invercargill, 18 days have passed and once more my feeble attempts to be disciplined in writing this account are given a severe working over by the realities of travelling. Let's get on with it shall we...
We left Invercargill early, intent on reaching Dunedin by nightfall, taking a day to pass through the famously rugged southern coastline known as the ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Otago » 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
I am 22 and from England. I got a job and chose to start in March 2006, giving me a chance to travel for 5 1/2 months. In the spirit of poorly plagiarising Michael Palin, you may like to call my trip Not Quite Full Circle.... full info