New Zealand October 22nd 2008 For our final morning at the motor park we were blessed with a perfect view of the mountains around us. The cloud had really lifted and, although it was chilly, there was no rain.
Matt decided that we had to drive to the glacier once more seeing as the view was so clear. We did one of the walks from the car park that Matt had explored without me the previous day, it took us to a beautiful still ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Wanaka 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