Ngaio Bay, Moturoa & Whangamata May 6th 2008 Hi everyone
Sorry for the delay in writing this long overdue blog!! What can I say I've been having too good a time to sit down long enough to put fingers to keys!!!
Well I can't believe I've been away for 2 & 1/2 months already and the impending truth of only a short time left in New Zealand!
Lets see my last entry ended with me arriving in Ngaio Bay. An absolutely stunning place. Be ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Coromandel » Whangamata 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