Touring Monocle January 3rd 2016 Happy New Year everybody.
Now in Taupo on the way down to Waikanae near Wellington to visit friends, then on the ferry on the 5th to the South Island.
Was sad to leave Athalie and Alan at Snells Beach, tremendous hosts and such fun. Now been renamed the Pommiegannets!!!!
The journey down here was eventful. Went via Rotorua to the see the thermal springs with a view of having a swim in the ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Taupo 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..
I will try and attempt to do regular blogs, but if life and fun gets in the way, please bear with me.
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