Our trip to Central Otago region of South Island April 23rd 2008 April 14 - April 22, 2008. Central Otago adventure!
We flew from Wellington to Christchurch ($29 one-way fares!) to experience a Southern hemisphere autumn in one of the most beautiful areas of NZ.
Emily found a relocation deal online with the vehicle rental company Jucy, who market themselves as the "best second-tier rental company in NZ." We got a campervan, an RV -- the Jucy "CHARGA". It was a ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Central Otago 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
We moved to Wellington, New Zealand in February 2007. Denny finished a master's degree (Information Management) at Victoria University in June 2008 and Emily worked at a variety of temp jobs while Denny studied full-time. We're now in the process of making our way back to the US and plan to stop in quite a few countries along the way. Hopefully we'll be better at maintaining this blog while we're on the road. After the first few months in NZ we sort of lost our momentum with it... but things got posted eventually!
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