Riding The Shotover Jet September 5th 2008 Day 525 (4.9.08)
Today was Jet boating day - a wedding prezzie from Mary, Nick, Niki and Chris - thanks guys. From Cromwell it was an hour or so drive over to the river so (in true Hayward style) we allowed for a little extra just to make sure. With a fresh snowfall on the hills it was good to have a little extra time to stop and take in some of the breathtaking views along the way.
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Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queenstown 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 are having the mother of all honeymoons - our dream trip around the world taking in as many countries and experiences as possible. Taking the bold step with a serious career break we have now covered a huge distance seeing some of the world’s treasures and meeting interesting and likeminded people along the way.
Mark and Chrissie
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