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We have two more days in Auckland, but they are quickly over. First day we dedicated to going around different shops trying to sell our kayaks and buy some souvenirs, with huge lunch at

Back to Auckland

Hokianga ferry is just short voyage across the bay, but it saves you from going around. And what was important to us – they had a detail map on board which showed us more local attractions than we wer

The top north

North, north, how far is possible – Cape Reinga is our destination for today. I was to lazy to take petrol at Awanui and we got next (and last) chance at Pukenui, where the petrol is a bit more expens


The place where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1840, which guarantees the rights of Maori and non-Maori citizens in New Zealand. We went to Treaty Grounds, where you can get more information about Maori’s culture, learn some Maori words and saw the place, where the Treaty was signed as well as the original residency and learn a bit more about history here.