Advertisement
« previous next »
On top of the world!  
   

On top of the world!

Lake Tekapo

June 1st 2006
We picked up the van yesterday and after a long drive out of christchurch we ended up at lake tepako, it was dark when we arrived, but this morning in the sunshine, it is just out of this world! We had a walk along the lake and the water is sooo crystal clear, and still and quiet, the lake is surrounded by a ring of snow capped mountains whcih reach all teh way up to the sky -simply out of this wo ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Mackenzie District

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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.195s; Tpl: 0.039s; cc: 14; qc: 56; dbt: 0.0374s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.4mb