It has gained a measure of fame as it is the longest place name found in any English-speaking country, and it is the second-longest place name in the world, according to Wises New Zealand Guide and reported in the New Zealand Herald.

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NZ Frenzy Guidebook … on November 27, 2012

Thanks for the info! I think your photos are much better when they have worded labels instead of the frustrating "untitled". cheers, scott

☮Ronan 60 countries☮ on November 27, 2012

You're absolutely right, and i'll add a lot of titles day by day, sure ! Regards.Ronan

NZ Frenzy Guidebook … on November 28, 2012

Glad to hear it Ronan! There's so much to be learned from travelers who add descriptions with their pix I think. cheers, scott

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