New Zealand- South Island May 8th 2010 Over the past few weeks, I've basically come to the conclusion that driving in New Zealand is like driving straight through the middle of a postcard...the scenery here is absolutely incredible! When I think back to how much we've seen and done in the past few months, its amazing...every single day we've seen something new and amazing...I just feel really REALLY lucky to have experienced it all.
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Oceania » New Zealand » South Island 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