0 Likes

One Tree Hill - Auckland
New Zealand
The famous "One Tree Hill" which actually has no tree. It is a 182 metre volcanic peak, one of many in the Auckland region. The obelisk was erected in memory of Sir John Logan Campbell who is buried here. U2 wrote a song about the hill, "One Tree Hill", which appeared on their album The Joshua Tree.
Copyright: Jan Dunlop
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7972x3986
Uploaded: 23/11/2011
Actualizat: 15/10/2014
Vizualizari:

...


Tags: monument; auckland; new zealand
comments powered by Disqus

Nicholas Laning
One Tree Hill, Auckland
euroex
1 one tree hill, auckland
Bryan Gellatly
One Tree Hill / Maungakiekie
euroex
Haines Hunter boat see inside
David Rowley
Mount Eden Sunrise Auckland
Jan Dunlop
Mount Eden - Panoramic Views of Auckland
David Rowley
Mount Eden Sunrise Auckland
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Mount Eden
Arroz Marisco
Auckland Skyline from the Ancient Crater of Mt. Eden
Roman Kasan
Auckland Mt. Eden overlook
euroex
Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
Gary Quigg
Vanilla Ink
Junichi Date
The Maneki-neko of Gotoku-ji
You Changyeol
용문사 _관음전
Anton Goida
Yalta quay
Romain Calvetti
Monastery of Batalha
kiyoharu takamura
path of azalea
luis davilla
new museum bowery, new york
Marco Maier
The Echaz River in Reutlingen
Dyachenko Evgeniy
Hello-o-o!!!
David Mariotti
Yerkes Observatory, Side View
Ivan Miladinov
Buzludza monument - Beyond the red stars
You Changyeol
용문사 _대웅전 밖
Levent ŞEN
Sarihacilar Village 001
Jan Dunlop
Olive Grove in New Zealand
Jan Dunlop
Taumarere Railway Bridge near Kawakawa
Jan Dunlop
The Lookout at Navutu Stars Resort in Fiji
Jan Dunlop
RWC 2011 - Outside the Cloud, All Black's Action
Jan Dunlop
Auckland Art Gallery - North Atrium
Jan Dunlop
Auckland Art Gallery Panorama
Jan Dunlop
Piha Beach - West Coast, North Island, New Zealand
Jan Dunlop
Port Denarau Fiji
Jan Dunlop
Redwood Trees at Henry Cowell Redwood State Park
Jan Dunlop
Auckland Christmas Parade
Jan Dunlop
Hot Air Ballooning in Fiji
Jan Dunlop
Waiake Beach Sunrise, Auckland
More About Polynesia

Forever has always existed.In the mythology of Oceanic peoples, it's been there along with Darkness and the Sea.The Earth came from the efforts of Old Spider, who soared over the endless sea and found a giant clam. She opened it and crawled inside, finding a snail there to share the space with her. She set the snail in the west and made it into the Moon to shed some light into the darkness. Together they raised up the top of the clam shell to make the sky, pushing it until it was wide open.Then they pushed the bottom half of the clam shell in the other direction to make the ground. The earth was called Papa and the sky Ranga. These are the two first beings who created all the flowers, plants, trees and animals on the islands, and fish in the sea.They celebrated all their open space by making as many beautiful creatures as they could imagine, but they still remained separated by the work of the original Old Spider. Each night, Ranga weeps for his beloved Papa earth, and this is where the morning dew comes from.Polynesia means "many islands" and when you see these pictures, you will want to visit all of them. To make it simple, the islands sit in a triangle described by connecting Hawaii, New Zealand and Easter Island.There are over a thousand of these islands of surfer's paradise in the central and south Pacific Ocean. It's stunning. Look at the color of the water here! And the sunset... these speak for themselves. Could you be happy in this little house? How about some reef diving inside a lagoon?Put this one in full screen and don't come back. Love, 360.Text by Steve Smith.