Advertisement
« previous next »
Southern Apls  
   

Southern Apls

South Island: Float like a butterfly; Sting like a bee

September 25th 2012
This is a hard entry to write; to encapsulate the sheer beauty of this stunning island as we travel around in our camper van, awe inspired to the scenery backdrop we are enticed with. To call what we have seen so far as beautiful is such an understatement. We heard on the tourism radio, that people will scour the dictionary for dramatic superlatives to describe the views and it's no wonder. Ho ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queen Charlotte Sound

New Zealand Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.425s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 9; qc: 33; dbt: 0.0294s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb