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Valley of a thousand waterfalls

Waterproofs essential

April 6th 2009
Fact: Milford Sound has between seven and nine metres of rainfall a year and is considered one of the wettest places on the planet. Bear this in mind if you go to Milford Sound and take waterproof clothing with you. We thought that we would be on the bus all day, then on to a boat so it wouldn't really metter. We were wrong. To go from Queenstown to Milford Sound as a day trip does make it a ... read more
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New Zealand Flag 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
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