Things to Do in Wellington

New Zealand’s capital city, Wellington, is situated at the southern tip of the North Island, nestled between the harbour and rolling green hills. Sometimes cited as the world’s most liveable city, it is bursting with culture and energy. If you’re lucky enough to find … Continue reading

July 20, 2017 by Kirsten Cardrick

5 Things You Have to Do in Christchurch

The largest and lushest city on New Zealand‘s South Island, Christchurch has long been known as the Garden City. And although it still wears the scars of the 2010/2011 earthquakes, its rich diversity and history still shines through, providing plenty for the intrepid traveller … Continue reading

July 17, 2017 by Kirsten Cardrick

Eat Your Way Around New Zealand

What’s the best way to get to know the country that you’re in? Eat your way around it, of course… People want to taste where they are when they travel,” says Shaun Clouston, a native New Zealander and Head Chef/Partner at award-winning Wellington-based restaurant … Continue reading

April 6, 2017 by Flight Centre UK

Incredible Travel Experiences to Add to Your Next Holiday

Wherever your next trip of a lifetime holiday is, make sure you add one of these extra-special travel experiences to your adventure. Because at Flight Centre, we know that it’s the Journey and the destination that count… Australia Travel The Ghan railway An epic 1,851-mile … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 by Flight Centre UK

8 of the Best Railway Journeys in the World

From chugging past the alpine peaks of Canada’s Rocky Mountains or slicing through Australia’s scorched Red Centre, railways can provide brilliant (and comfortable) portals to some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes. Train journeys cut into vistas where no other transport can go, offering a … Continue reading

August 23, 2016 by Rhodri Andrews

Our Most Inspirational Itinerary Videos: REVEALED

Have you ever been sat on your sofa watching TV, when a beautiful shot of paradise flashes up on the screen? Did it inspire you to book that plane ticket or explore some offbeat destination for yourself? The sights of those endless golden beaches, … Continue reading

July 6, 2016 by Tessa Watkins

What I Learnt While Travelling the World

In June 2015, my sister Suzannah and I (Clara) packed up our London flat, said farewell to our family, friends and jobs and headed off on our round the world trip – in my case armed with a regrettably small backpack. The trip was … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 by Clara & Suzannah Ramsdale

Top 10 Reasons to Book with Flight Centre

Whether you’re thinking of booking a tailor-made holiday to Australia to mark that special occasion, a short break to Europe with your family, or a couples’ beach Escape to the Maldives, our Travel Experts have the knowledge and expertise to create a trip that … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 by Flight Centre UK

8 of the World’s Best Cable Car Rides

Clambering up hills and mountains isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, which is why it’s no surprise that cable cars have become so popular. They give alternative vistas of cityscapes, open up access to remote places and are exciting rides in themselves – what’s not … Continue reading

May 30, 2016 by Rhodri Andrews

How to Live like a Local on New Zealand’s South Island

Thinking of visiting New Zealand’s majestic South Island? At Flight Centre, we work closely with in-destination Experts who offer first-hand tips, advice and secrets so we can tailor make your perfect holiday. While creating some of our latest New Zealand itineraries, we spoke to … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 by Flight Centre UK