Southern Scenic Route, Dunedin & Otago Peninsula May 21st 2010 The Southern Scenic route was the first such road to be completed on the South Island and runs from Te Anau south to the sea and along the coastline until nearly Dunedin on the East coast. It covers a range of scenic gems and includes many reserves and parklands, all of which help maintain and in some cases restore natural areas.
Technically, we were already on the scenic route after we had lef ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Southland 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
Taking a year out and leaving England to travel the world! After 5 years in teaching for Stacey and the completion of a EngD for Warren, it is time a for a well earned break and to try new and adventurous things :-)... full info