Our South Island Adventure - A long drive ahead March 4th 2010 We started our day prepared for a long drive ahead as we slowly make our way along the west coast to see the Glaciers, final destination being Fox. We were tempted to stop in Wanaka and maybe go and do some wine tasting but we somehow managed to resist.
We started off the journey well by mistakenly driving through Arrow Town but at least it meant we could cross it off our list of things we had ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » West Coast 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 started this blog to record my adventure of living and travelling around New Zealand for 10 months. Sadly this chapter of my adventure is now closed but the book of adventures I hope is not. I am now in Italy for the next 2 months to spend time with my husbands family and hopefully to improve my Italian. I know would like to record my small traverses here and hopefully beyond in the future. You never know what travel adventures the future holds. This is not a review but a simple way to treasure my experiences. Please feel free to leave your comments.... full info