Advertisement
« previous next »
Shimmering waters  
   

Shimmering waters

Wind, Waves & Wings

September 20th 2014
September 20 – This morning we woke to gray skies and sheets of rain, so we decided that a trip to the Sydney Museum would be a good idea. This is a massive building that contains more displays than one could possibly do in one day, but we gave it a good go! Much of the displays on the first floor are dedicated to the Maori culture which are New Zealand’s indigenous people that came from Pol ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland

New Zealand Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.765s; Tpl: 0.029s; cc: 33; qc: 111; dbt: 0.0622s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.6mb