« previous next »

Westcoast = Best coast! 12743725_929310977146725_1084417412077681988_n

Westcoast = Best coast!

February 15th 2016
My first stop after Wellie was one of the oldest official townships in NZ - Wanganui. Wanganui was incredibly historic, vibrant and had a deeply rooted cultural backdrop. The strong Maori culture and tradition was clearly present and I found it to be a very open-minded and welcoming town as well! I was working for accommodation at a small, family owned hostel and guesthouse, close to the town cent ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand

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
Tot: 1.634s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 4; qc: 26; dbt: 0.0077s; 1; m:saturn w:www (; sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb