Hiking Adventures New Zealand - Queenstown & Wanaka February 13th 2014 Our first hiking adventures in NZ......
When: 26 January – 13 February 2014
Location: Queenstown – Wanaka
Arrived beautiful Queenstown via a direct flight from Sydney.
Our first day of hiking – Dave planned a warm up hike to get the legs and body ready – it a casual 20km hike up and down Ben Lomond Summit*
** The track begins among Douglas fir on Skyline Access ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Queenstown 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