On the way to Fox glacier, we passed this beach which had loads of these piles of stones - why are they like that? who made them? How come they don't fall off at a gust of wind? These are just some of the questions we'll never know the answers to...
Glah-ciers or Glay-ciers? You decide AKA the Mint and Austrian chap edition. June 10th 2009 This end of the south island, we’ve had to retrace our steps back from Milford Sound to Te Anau and on to Queenstown. Just after leaving Queenstown while heading east, we take a left and head north to Wanaka. Wanaka is a nice little town next to a beautiful lake with the backdrop of mountains. In spite of the weather and the fact that it’s off season, it has a very holiday-ish air about it. Pe ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Fox Glacier 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
I'm going to sample and compare chocolate in New Zealand, Fiji, USA, Mexico and Canada just to prove that we really do have the best chocolate in the world. Am trying to get sponsorship from Cadbury and Galaxy but they're not really falling for it. Wonder why...... full info