Stay Left....., Stay Left (Not a Political Endorsement) September 3rd 2006 9.3.06 Stay Left….., Stay Left (Not a Political Endorsement)
“Stay left young man, stay left……” Those were words of advice uttered to me by a caring old gentleman. Was this a political statement? No, it was the admonition given to me by a friendly (but humorless (PS: Mark M. thanks for your advice I took it!) gentleman at a bike shop on Waiheke Island. Why was I on the island?
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Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland » Waiheke 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
I wish I had discovered this blog years ago. I did the mass email update for my previous adventures (United States and Europe) and now have no online documentation to share with fellow travelers.
To the chagrin of some friends and family wanderlust has struck again. I managed to stay focused for nearly a year and a half in a job related to my college education, however the desire to travel has grown strong again and can no longer be suppressed.
I have secured a 12 month Visa for New Zealand and hope to document this adventure for posterity, or at least the life of the TravelBlog.
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