Rugby! (Auckland vs. Wellington) March 25th 2012 This past week I went to my first rugby game! It was between the Auckland Blues and the Wellington Hurricanes. Unfortunately the Blues lost 25-26 right at the end of the game. It was very interesting watching the game seeing as I don't know all the rules. Even so, it was highly entertaining and I had a blast!
Before the game Diamond and tried to buy some blue face paint for the occasion, bu ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland » Mount Eden 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
Hello all! I will be traveling to New Zealand for the semester and it is my hope to keep you all updated throughout my time abroad. I'm new with the whole blog thing so be patient with me! :)... full info