Xmas Eve & Xmas Day December 24th 2006 On Xmas Eve after I had finished work we went up to the racetrack which was where Uncle Andy and Aunty Tina took me on day 2 of arriving here. Thank goodness I wasn't as tired. We got there about 4 o'clock and the sun was shining so we sat out on the track side.
There was loads of people there and quite a few had taken their own seats and blankets along with cool boxes full of beer and wine. ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Waikato » Hamilton 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