Maori have a unique culture that was founded around the 1300s when they arrived in New Zealand. Visitors, journalists and tourists from all around the world come to see this beautiful but secret paradise to learn more about the Maori. To this day Maori core still has more to discover but yet not to be found. Maori people belong to tribes (iwi) and have mountain (maunga) and even rivers (awa). New Zealand known as Aotearoa is a small country but with lots of secrets.