Just accept it: Milford Haven never looked this good… February 17th 2012 South Island
K- And so we arrive on the South Island! Actually we have been here for well over week now but we haven’t stopped for more than 5 minutes to write an account of our adventures. After a 30 minute drive we arrive in our first destination – the small village of Renwick, just outside Blenheim and right slap bang in the middle of the Marlborough wine region. We hire bi ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Milford Sound 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
256 days later... …And we’re back. We sold everything (almost) and backpacked our way around: Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Chile, Bolivia and Peru! A road well-travelled - an enjoyable road. This was a blog written for our friends and family, but everyone’s welcome to read along! We hope you enjoy it.
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