Orlanda has cruised from LA to Auckland. She was cleared from customs and her registration as a NZ citizen was completed on Friday afternoon.
After introductions to her older sister it was time to hit the road.
We are on our way from Auckland to Queenstown.
Mella takes the lead...
...and takes her turn as follower.
The landscape is spring green. Dairy yields are at their highest at this time of the year.
We ride out from Taumaranui and up on to the volcanic plateau.
First stop - Chateau Tongariro, Tongariro National Park