Fun in the van June 2nd 2006 We have been having so much fun in the campervan- but it gets really cold at night, so have resorted to having the two sleeping bags and duvet and sheep at night, and its still cold - oh well - we are used to it being hardened british. Hey another idea of how cold it is, they gave us snow chains when we rented the van - how cool is that!!! hopefully we wont have ot use it!
Just a quick one as we ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Fiordland National Park 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
We have set this site up to keep family and friends up to date on our 'Round the world' trip which we are taking this April! This is our first backpacking experience, but are sure that we will love it - hopefully it won't be our last!... full info