Skeat's Reach Beach Batch January 6th 2008 We made it! We're in New Zealand!
On arrival we sat and waited in Auckland airport for our pickup. We'd made connections with a friend of a friend who lives in Auckland and was bringing us up to stay with their family up north. After only 45 minutes of waiting, we found her, Lorna Mascall. The drive took about four and a half hours and we didn't arrive until late after dark so you could imagine w ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Bay of Islands » Kerikeri 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
whatsup all!? we are two canadian high school graduates who are taking a year off to travel before university. we've known each other for as long as we can remember and we decided that a trip before university is a perfect idea. so we're making it happen!
our TravelBlog page will take you through Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, India, Europe, and a bit of New York.
we hope you enjoy reading our journal entries and checkin out our pictures. comments and messages would be much appreciated.
it's going to be a hell of a ride.
peace and love.
-E & C
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