Monthly Archives: August 2014

Rotorua maori culture centre

Maori Culture Welcome to Whakarewarewa the living Maori Village.  Its been years since I have been here but it is a good introduction to Maori Culture.   The haka is a type of ancient Māori war dance traditionally used on

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Geothermal Parks in Rotorua New Zealand

Rotorua New Zealand – What can you say about a place affectionately known as Roto-Vegas by Kiwis.  It smells like rotten eggs – because of all the sulfur from the geo thermal activity.  You can smell it as soon as you

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Maori Culture – Hangi

Expereincing Maori Culture at a Hangi One of the top things to do in Rotorua is to attend a hangi.  A hangi is a maori meal of meat, kumara (sweet potatoes) and veg cooked in an underground oven.  Its a

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