New Zealand January 6th 2009 A quick 2 weeks through New Zealand
I just got back from a quick trip through New Zealand. It was an action packed, non-stop adventure. Landed in Auckland after a long flight via LAX. After a day adjusting to the time difference and going up the Sky Tower, I headed south by plane to Queenstown. Here i did the Shotover jet, luge, and had an expensive Xmas dinner. I also took a helicopter ride ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand 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
Have had the travel bug as long as I can remember. Have lived and worked in Santiago, Chile and in Hong Kong, China. I currently live just outside of Toronto. Renovating our home means trips to Florida and the cottage are the only trips here. Off to Florida tonight! Woot!
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