Lyttleton and New Brighton February 3rd 2011 As we were yet to visit Christchurch Cathedral we decided that we needed to do that before we left the area. So we headed back in the centre and to the Cathedral before heading on to Lyttleton and then onto New Brighton where we were staying for the next 3 days. The Cathedral has some lovely architecture and beautiful stained glass windows but we decided not to walk up the tower as it was $7 each! ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Christchurch 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
Mark and I are taking a year out from our jobs to travel the world. Mark has attempted to travel twice before, first time he liked one place so much he stayed for the year and the second time he encountered a few visa issues along the way so returned early.
A year out and jobs to come back to we are looking to do everything we possible can in the year away.
We are currently still in the planning stages but thought we would start this blog to get used to using it before we go!
We hope this blog will keep our beloved friends and family up to date and enterta... full info