New Zealand, North Island--------- Part 1 February 23rd 2014 Thursday 13th
We complete our packing and leave for the airport in plenty of time. Check in goes smoothly and we board on time for the flight.
The flight passes quickly and we arrive in New Zealand around 5.30.
That’s when the problems start ! We que for 45 mins just to get through immigration and go and get our luggage. We then all have to que again for checking we’re not ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Wellington » Lower Hutt 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
We are Steve & Chris. In 2013/2014 we travelled around the world and had a wonderful time. The nomadic existence suited us more than we could have imagined. So once back in the UK we soon got bored (well I did) and over the winter months planned another trip. Only 3 months this time to revisit Malaysia, the bits we missed last time and to explore the outback of Australia.
Only crocodiles, snakes and spiders to avoid !
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