Last day in Wanaka, NZ December 30th 2012 Hello all,
I'm sorry my blogs have been sporadic. And the images nil.
But hope to make up for it on this blog.
I think we will have Internet from now on. Sure hope so.
We leave tomorrow morning for Dunedin which is further south
and on the east coast (Pacific). We will leave the Southern Alps
to return to the sea.Dundedin is the most European of all the New Zealand
cities. ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Lake Pukaki 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