Touring Monocle January 17th 2016 Hi all now in Fjordland.
Left Lincoln and the dogs early as had severe sinus allergy. But ok now.
Drove down to Omarau where the blue penguins colony is. Omarau town has wide streets of an old Victorian town, cast iron filigree around the buildings. Waited until 9pm to watch the blue penguins swim in to the hides. 4 rafts came in, rafts terminology meaning groups of penguins. Over a couple o ... 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
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