Travel blog - New Zealand

Christchurch Gondola

A City Guide to Christchurch

New Zealand isn’t short on incredible experiences, whether you’re venturing across its undulating landscapes or exploring the unique towns and cities. And no matter your itinerary, no visit to the Lan...
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12 Drone Photos of New Zealand That Will Make you Want to Visit Right NOW

Just when you thought New Zealand couldn’t get any more mind-bogglingly beautiful, someone flew a drone over its best bits – ca...
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Bay of Many Coves, New Zealand

The Best Luxury Lodges: Bay of Many Coves, New Zealand

A hush fell over the boat as we rounded the corner and first set eyes on the Bay of Many Coves Resort. It’s easy to understand why though – this was to be the highlight of an incredible trip along the...
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Abel Tasman National Park

Why Abel Tasman is One of the Most Beautiful Hiking Spots in New Zealand

I have to admit, when I first thought about holidaying in New Zealand, beautiful beaches weren’t what immediately sprung to mind...
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Cameron and Maria, Kahurangi Estate

New Zealand Wine: An Interview with Cameron Woods of Nelson's Kahurangi Estate

There’s a new(ish) cellar door on the block, and its name is Tasteology at the Kahurangi Estate. Located in New Zealand’s ...
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Wellington sign

Top Things to Do in Wellington

Beloved for its delicious coffee, clean air, laid-back culture and Hollywood connections, it’s easy to see why Wellington is beloved by Kiwis and travellers alike. If all that’s not enough, it’s also ...
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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 wo...
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6 Things to Know Before Campervanning Around New Zealand

Wide-open landscapes, unbeatable tarmac and endless mountains, coupled with a wide choice of campsites and some beautiful wild camping spots, make New Zealand the perfect choice for a campervanning ho...
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New Zealand holidays hobbiton

6 of the Best Lord of the Rings Locations in New Zealand

On Tuesday, 20th October 2015, it was 60 years since The Return of the King – the third and final instalment in JRR Tolkien’s world-famous fantasy trilogy – first hit the bookshelves. Beloved wizard G...
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Maori Boat New Zealand Holiday

7 Things You Can Only Do in New Zealand

The Land of the Long White Cloud is a mystical, mysterious place, full of beautiful landscapes, outdoor adventures and the friendliest people you'll ever meet. Its' pretty unique too – here ...
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Clinton Valley, Milford Track, New Zealand

Tramping along New Zealand's Milford Track

Tramping – or trekking to us Brits – is a national pastime in New Zealand.  And with all that beauty in the backyard, it’s easy to see why Mark Boucher took his daughter Harriette to walk the Milford ...
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A City Guide to Auckland

New Zealand is one of the most iconic countries in the South Pacific. Despite being frequently overshone by its bigger counterpart Australia, the Land of the Long White Cloud is actually home to a num...
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