Our world tour Part 1 October 14th 2016 October 11, 2016
A short note about today.
Today we needed to move from the Kauri Coast to Rotorua, a small town below Auckland with lots of activity. It lays in the hard of a geothermal field with lots of volcanic and related activities. The ride between the two places was about 6 hours, and really, we love the open fields and the great panoramas that New Zealand offers, but 6 hours is some ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Bay of Plenty 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