Merry Christmas to us!!!! December 25th 2008 Queenstown and Wanaka.
Wow what an adrenaline filled few days....where do we start??!!!
Well, another fair drive bought us to Queenstown - the capital of adrenaline sports, in New Zealand, if not the world! Everything you could possibly think of (near enough!) is available, rafting to rock climbing, flying to jumping out of planes...the list goes on. This was our time to tick one of our ma ... read more
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