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Plenty of ice but no gin and tonic! Photo 2

Plenty of ice but no gin and tonic!

August 2nd 2010
Don't even know where to begin with this update, Ive done so much already! Started off on the North Island with a bit of kayaking. The guide made us hot chocolate on a deserted beach near Cathedral Cove. In the evening we went to hot water beach and dug holes in the sand which filled with hot geothermal water. It was a bit surreal lying in 4 inches of boiling water while others stood around i ... read more
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New Zealand Flag 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
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