New Zealand

Volcanoes in Auckland

Volcanoes In Auckland

Auckland is a nice destination not only for the fact that it has a pleasant subtropical climate and friendly people living in it, but also because those who are interested in geography and geology can have some wonderful explorations all around the city.   Volcanoes in Auckland – Facts   The Auckland Volcanic Field serves as the “foundation” …

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Aotearoa

Aotearoa – Origin Of The Maori Name For New Zealand

The Maori name of New Zealand is Aotearoa, often translated as “The land of the long white cloud”. But it has some other variations… Aotearoa Fact Funnily, no word here stands for “land”. It was probably added to make it more “down to earth” referring to a physical place. Other translations can be “Long bright world”, “Long daylight”, or “Big …

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