Glaciers They're Just Fecking Great! June 20th 2006 Franz Josef! not the Austrian archduke but one of NZ's most famous landmarks, a Glacier in the Wetstlands National Park. Its one of only three that descend from the mountains into temperate rainforest, now I've seen all of them Puerto Moreno, Franz Josef and Fox.
We arrived on the Stray Bus from Barrytown mid-avo. First thing we noticed where majestic views and just how damn cold it was. The to ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Franz Josef 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
mid 2005 - It was time to either start getting serious about my job and get onto that property ladder or blow all available cash on a round the world trip. Here are the results...
Current Location - Bangkok
Countries Visited So Far - 10
Hostals - 74, Wild Orchid Lodge (31 in South Am)
Hours spent on buses - 313 to Bangkok (190 in South Am)... full info