Eastland Cape and Hawke's Bay March 27th 2006 Hello again! It’s been a while, and I have heaps to tell you about!
It’s Monday here, and I just took my first test for my Maori studies class. I think it went pretty well, especially since I didn’t spend a lot of time studying this weekend…
Instead, Erin and I rented a car and toured the East coast. Erin drove (of course), and did a great job staying on the left side of the road ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Hawkes Bay » Napier 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'm about to have the adventure of a lifetime!!! I'll be in Hamilton, New Zealand at the University of Waikato from February til the end of June. Even though I'll be loving every minute, I'm going to miss all of you back at home! I'd love to hear from you, and hopefully this blog will keep you updated on my travels as well! Enjoy!... full info