Day 19: Blenheim - Hanmer Springs April 1st 2011 Day 19 – Friday the 1st of April
Pinch and a punch for the first of the month! And no returns!
Sadly today we had to leave wine country, but not without a few more sips of wine.
Hello Allan Scott! The Sauv was ok but nothing wow until we tried one of their single vineyard sauvs......yum! A bottle of that and we’ll take the bubbles too and off we set with more bottles of wine and us st ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Hanmer Springs 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