Glenorchy....a tiny village with a MAGNIFICENT view March 20th 2011 March 20, 2011:
Hmmmm…….an early morning bit of disappointment…..yet, the day was a relaxing and very pleasant one.
I was up at 7am….the morning rituals completed, I went upstairs to the kitchen/social room to make my INSTANT coffee….and, disappointment began to invade my being. It was quite cloudy….and the very peak that I wanted to be clear as a bell today, was socked in with ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Glenorchy 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