Farewell South Island...... Boooo hoooo! June 8th 2006 First of all a massively massive thanks for all the messages - its so nice to hear from you and what you have been up to - makes the very slight home sickness go away!!!! Thankyou!!!
Yesterday we stumbled accross a meat machine at the side of the road where you could buy salami and bacon mmmmmmmm
Right, today we have driven to Picton via Belnheim which is wine country, wineries galore and olive ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Picton 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