A Beautiful Journey to Wanaka June 13th 2018 Our night in Haast took us to another freedom spot, a little less glamorous than those of late; a gravel car park outside of a row of local shops. A peaceful spot that gave a good nights sleep - once dark falls and the blinds are shut, as long as it's quiet, you could be anywhere.
Haast Pass is the lowest of all mountain passes in NZ yet is actually home to some of the most stunning mountain vi ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Otago » Makarora 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