Traveling the South Island: From top to bottom and back again August 1st 2006 August was such a nice month, only a week and half of school and the rest of the time was spent in a car touring around the south island with Mr. Nathan.
We started our adventure at the north/west corner of the north island in a little area called the Tasman. I would say this is my favorite place…well… ever. Able Tasman national park starts at the coast and fills up almost that whole corner ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island 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
Hi everyone!! My name is Cassandra and this is going to be my place to write all about my crazy adventures as I travel and study in the beautiful country of New Zealand...well it was but that was a few years ago now and I realized I am still having adventures so why not write about them... full info