Oamaru March 24th 2011 Mar 24, 2011:
WHAT a wonderfully clear sky this morning as I peeped outside the window after the morning rituals!!!! The sun was rising in the east over Dunedin….our rental car was perfectly OK after having to spend it’s first night with us….on a major street, just down from our almost perfect hostel. And…..we were both feeling great this morning….WOW!!!
And….those feelings transla ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Oamaru 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