NZ South Island Road Trip Part 2 - Queenstown to Marlborough April 12th 2014 For the prequel to this trip please see NZ South Island Road Trip Part 1: Picton to Queenstown.
Queenstown is the self-proclaimed adventure capital of the world. It's a thrill seekers paradise. Bungy jumping was commercialized here. There are hundreds of other adventure options as well, from swinging on a rope through a canyon to riding a jetboat a million miles an hour on the lake. The ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Fiordland National Park 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
Welcome to my adventure page! I'm a 31 year old American structural engineer currently living in Groningen, Netherlands (formally Wellington, New Zealand, Washington DC, Las Vegas and Austin). The goal of this page is to provide detailed and unique information for you about the places I've been and things I've experienced in order to help you plan your trip. If you have additional questions just ask!... full info