In search of the Mythical Kiwi bird.......... January 11th 2009 The 13 hour flight to Auckland was such a delight, and we are shocked that Air New Zealand isn't up there on the list of the best, even in economy we had plenty of room and the staff couldn't have been nicer.
We arrived at 5am and waited till 7am in the airport for our car to arrive, when it didn't we called up only to find out the rental company thought we were arriving the following day, so we b ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Bay of Islands » Paihia 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
So...... the tickets were booked so long ago, and after months of working hard and lots of planning and of course Luke leaving his job with Mr Ramsay to do this, the time has come and were off on our next adventure......................... AUSTRALIA!!
So the plan was a multi-stop ticket just to break up that long journey, with the route being.....
First stop Chicago - where we'll spend time with my Family for a week.
Then off to Mexico, Guatamala, Belize & hopefully Honduras - Where we'll just see as much as possible and of course spend a little time on those beautiful beaches!!
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