Weeks 7 to 10 - Christchurch Part 2 plus road trip July 31st 2010 So the seventh week in New Zealand mainly consisted of me & Cerri finding our feet in Christchurch. We spent the majority of our time getting used to our new surroundings, as we had decided to settle here for a while to find some work to fund the rest of our trip. Working wasn’t originally on our agenda, but due to the recent political ongoings in Australia we might not get our visa’s through ... read more
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
Ben and Cerri off on their adventure around the world
We start our journey on the 17th May 2010 and are due to return to the UK on the 15th May 2011. We have both had enough with the hussle and bussle of working life and have decided to re-live our younger days by becoming travellers . . . some say we're having a mid twenties crisis!
The main reason we are flying the coop is that we are currently waiting on our visa application for Australian Residency to come through, so instead of waiting in the UK in the lovely Welsh weather we decided we wanted to see a bit of the world before we set... full info