Day 355-357: Karamea, New Zealand January 19th 2010 Saturday, January 16th
A rainy morning greeted us, but lucky for us it turned into another sunny day. We headed to the shed and spent about 15mins cleaning the stray strands of fibreglass off the seams. Then we called it a day. Talita wasn’t feeling her happy self and we decided to take the day off and just relax. We sat out by the estuary for a while, then did the cleaning and had lunch.
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Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » West Coast » Karamea 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 are two South Africans who love traveling, snowboarding, river rafting, hiking, mountaineering and all manner of outdoor activities. We have recently sold everything we owned and quit our jobs to travel Southeast Asia and New Zealand. It is sooooo worth it!... full info