Charlie decides to walk up a gi-huge mountain for no particular reason March 29th 2009 As soon as the bus dropped me at Wanaka I remembered why I fell in love with this little town, I do believe that it is the most beautiful place in the whole of NZ and that is saying something because NZ is not short of contenders. Not only is it so naturally beautiful but its small and really friendly and just gives out this most welcoming vibe as soon as you step foot of the bus. For this reason ... 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
After 1 year of travelling around S.E.Asia and up the east coast Australia, having the best time of my life, i have now been back in the UK for 10 months filling up the travel pot again. Sod all this cold weather and escallating prices!! ive booked my tickets and am off to the USA for 2 weeks on the 7th Sept en route to New Zealand for as long as I possibly can make it last. I have no particullar plan and only a one-way ticket to the other side of the world, Got places to go and people to see and god knows whats gonna happen - i can't wait.
So back after popular demand this travelblog will b... full info