« previous next »

It was tough but amazing

December 6th 2015
We escaped Sydney and all the lead up mayhem of the annual Christmas celebrations to head across the Tasman to Picton in the South Island of New Zealand for the start of Dave’s adventure program (22+ days of hiking – largely no electricity, no wifi, no hot showers, no ‘get out of jail’ cards….you get the vibe). Side note: we had experienced the amazing Department of Con ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Nelson Lakes National Park

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: 1.907s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 25; qc: 87; dbt: 0.0481s; 1; m:saturn w:www (; sld: 1; ; mem: 1.5mb