Farming Adventure March 28th 2011 These past couple days have been a real adventure to say the least. While in Nelson we finally bought our “Van-Demon”. We love him very much. We bought him off a local couple that was so lovely. The guy has looked after this van so well. Even for its age it’s in wonderful condition. It just felt so good to finally have a vehicle because a set of wheels equals freedom.
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Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Kahurangi National Park 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
Patrick and I are on a mission to fulfill some life time goals. Learning and experiencing other cultures has always been a passion for the both of us. Traveling to a place where we are able to experience a new culture is an important and a rewarding aspect of this trip. Meeting new and wonderful people a priority.
Secondly, we want to fine tune and venture further into our outdoors loves; white water kayaking, camping, and for Patrick, scuba diving.
Finally, a main ambition is attaining hands on skills. Life skills in permaculture, earth building, bread baking, cheese making, and food... full info