Traveling Monocle December 10th 2015 Traveled down to Opotiki from Glenfield just outside of Auckland, it was a 5 hour drive down, the secenery is the best and the most diverse you will ever see. Stopping at Tina's brothers house in Opotiki, had a pot luck dinner in true Mori style.
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Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Bay of Plenty » Opotiki 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
My first blog ever as a silver nomad.. Welcome family and friends old and new, I hope you enjoy my journey blogs..
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My new motto in life: rather be on top of the grass, than under it.. See the galaxy and look at the stars.. Meet new people and live with their customs.. Life can be too short, but a challenging life is an adventure..... full info