North Island March 9th 2008 just a very brief diary for now, trying to catch up!
Saturday 1st Mar - Day 39
Sunday 2nd Mar - Day 40
Up very early to meet Adam at the airport at 5.50am. Picked up our hire car, had a walk around Auckland then went to some beaches.
Mon 3rd Mar - Day 41
Surfing at Piha. Huge waves!!
Tuesday 4th Mar - Day 42
Surfing at Raglan. Andy arrived at midnight, after gettin ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island 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
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." -- Mark Twain... full info