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New Zealand South Island attractions
April 17, 2021

New Zealand South Island attractions

South Island New Zealand - Our top 16 places of where to go in New Zealand South Island - If you are looking for spectacular scenery, some amazing places to visit, with a wide range of attractions, activites and South Island adventure. Dominating the South Island of New Zealand are the Southern Alps, which run the full length of the island. Queenstown is the…

Famous attractions in New Zealand
January 4, 2021

Famous attractions in New Zealand

1 Auckland Sky Tower Auckland s needle-like Sky Tower is the city s most prominent landmark and at 328 meters high, New Zealand s highest building. If you re looking for a place to snap the perfect city panorama then the observation deck here (reached by zooming up to the top of the building in a glass-elevator) is just the place to get your camera out, with…

Attractions in Christchurch, New Zealand
December 29, 2020

Attractions in Christchurch, New Zealand

1. Quake City (NZ$20) This museum gives visitors a deeper understanding of Christchurch’s recent history of the Canterbury Earthquakes. We recommend visiting Quake City early in your visit to Christchurch in order to put things into perspective. Find Quake City at the Re:Start Mall (see below). 2. Hang Out at the Re:Start Mall. Re:Start is a colourful uplifting…

New Zealand attractions map
December 17, 2020

New Zealand attractions map

Avoid camping fines with this official NZ camping map. It’s the only map that’s approved by every council representative in NZ. Also proudly brought to you by: Over 700 holiday park managers 80+ trustees, representing over 500 freedom camping locations In association with Camping our Way, the Department of Conservation and i-SITE Every camping location is shown…

Attractions in South Island New Zealand
December 5, 2020

Attractions in South Island New Zealand

Isabel Leong has chosen her favourite South Island spots after a recent road trip. Travel blogger Isabel Leong visited New Zealand for 10 days in May, travelling with three friends in a campervan. Here, she chooses her top 19 favourite places in the South Island. There was so much to do and see in the South that the only limiting factor was time and weather,she…

Top New Zealand attractions
November 23, 2020

Top New Zealand attractions

The Marlborough region is the home of New Zealand s most exquisite sauvignon blanc, pinot noir, aromatic and sparkling wines. Savour the flavours of Marlborough Take a winery tour. There is a variety of local wine trail operators providing a popular way to see and sample what Marlborough has to offer, be it by car, coach, or bicycle. Become a Golden Mile Champion…

North Island New Zealand attractions
October 18, 2020

North Island New Zealand attractions

A year in New Zealand gave me plenty of time to visit quite a lot of this spectacular country. Due to New Zealand’s handily compact nature though, you don’t need as much as a year to get to see most of the splendour on offer. If I was visiting New Zealand’s North island, and didn’t have all the time in the world, then these would be the places and things that…

Tauranga New Zealand attractions
September 30, 2020

Tauranga New Zealand attractions

Tauranga is the largest city in the Bay of Plenty and one of the fastest growing population centres in the country. It is also just a 15 minute drive from one of New Zealand s most popular beach towns, Mount Maunganui. Downtown Tauranga has several historically significant areas to view during a scenic walk around the area. The Strand waterfront area is modern…

Main attractions in New Zealand
August 16, 2020

Main attractions in New Zealand

Lisa Maree Williams Aussie film and TV star Rachel Griffiths is headed to New Zealand s biggest film conference. Rachel Griffiths has been announced at the feature focus at New Zealand s biggest film conference scheduled for next month. The Australian actress has been added to a pedigree list of local and international filmmakers who will speak to an audience…

New Zealand main attractions
July 5, 2020

New Zealand main attractions

Kiwis – the people, not the emblematic flightless bird – can’t believe their luck at being born in what they call “Godzone” (God’s own country). Year after year, travellers list New Zealand in the top ten of places they’d like to visit – and you never meet anyone who has been and didn’t love the place. And what’s not to like? With craggy coastlines, sweeping…

Attractions of New Zealand
June 17, 2020

Attractions of New Zealand

Rotorua is home to an innovative bunch of Kiwis who invented the Luge, the Zorb, OGO, the Shweeb and Railcruising. The Whakarewarewa Forest s unbeatable blend of 130km of mountain biking trails caters for all skill and fitness levels ranging from Grade 2 (beginner/families) through to Grade 6 (expert). White water rafting has never been more exhilarating than…

Attractions in Queenstown New Zealand
March 19, 2020

Attractions in Queenstown New Zealand

1. Hike up Queenstown Hill. Getting to the start of the Queenstown Hill walk on Belfast Street is an achievement in itself when you see how steep the streets are. Taking you through fur tree forests and emerging on high grasslands which look over Queenstown, this walk is worth the climb for the sensational views. 2. Play frisbee/disc golf in Queenstown Gardens…

Christchurch New Zealand attractions
March 1, 2020

Christchurch New Zealand attractions

By Paul Bingham, Swimming with Dolphins (Black Cat Cruises) Christchurch is not just about pretty parks and genteel activities, there are many adrenalin pumping options available that will create lasting memories. Paul Bingham Born into the tourism world, still working hard to promote the 100% pure New Zealand dream Top 10 must do adventure things to do in Christchurch…

Christchurch New Zealand tourist attractions
February 24, 2020

Christchurch New Zealand tourist attractions

Christchurch New Zealand Attractions - Christchurch attractions, sightseeing and things to do, tourism, travel, vacation and holiday information for Christchurch region. This week s featured attractions in Christchurch are: Featured Attractions Attraction - Christchurch The International Antarctic Centre is your destination for authentic, interactive fun and…

Top Ten New Zealand attractions
February 12, 2020

Top Ten New Zealand attractions

With so many things to see and do in New Zealand, it would be easy to miss some of the country s best attractions. We have created itineraries for Auckland, Canterbury and the East and West Coasts which provide suggestions to help with planning your trip around our beautiful country. Northland The northernmost region of New Zealand, Northland is where white beaches…

Map of New Zealand South Island attractions
January 31, 2020

Map of New Zealand South Island attractions

A map of Queenstown city centre with street-level detail and recommendations on places to visit and things to do in and around Queenstown New Zealand. About Queenstown More and more development is taking place in Queenstown, and in a short amount of years it has grown from being a busy little town to a busy city, so much so that it is almost always peak season…

Top attractions in North Island New Zealand
November 2, 2019

Top attractions in North Island New Zealand

Arrive in Auckland at any time. There are no planned activities during the day, so check into the hotel and explore the city. If you arrive early enough, opt to visit the Maritime Museum, walk the waterfront, or even take the ferry to Waiheke Island. Additional Notes: Jump right into your adventure by adding the Auckland Sailing: America s Cup Experience extra…

New Zealand attractions
July 29, 2019

New Zealand attractions

The Hobbiton Movie Set is a top tourist attraction in New Zealand

Nelson New Zealand attractions
November 4, 2018

Nelson New Zealand attractions

Each of the national parks in the Nelson region has a distinct look and feel. Kahurangi is wild and huge, with a heart of solid rock. Nelson Lakes is elegant, calm and alive with birdsong. Abel Tasman is small, sea-washed and incredibly beautiful. The Abel Tasman Coastal Track (three to five days) is a popular year-round walk that can be undertaken with or without…

New Zealand tourist attractions South Island
October 29, 2018

New Zealand tourist attractions South Island

We spent two months touring the south island in the late Autumn, going from the very top to the very bottom and pretty much as many places in between as possible, and left just as the island was encased in the grip of a seriously frosty Antarctic blast. Lucky us! The south island differs greatly from the north island. It is less densely populated for starters…

Tourist attractions in Dunedin New Zealand
October 16, 2018

Tourist attractions in Dunedin New Zealand

New Zealand s little piece of Scottish heritage lies in the South Island. Dunedin (named after the Gaelic name for Edinburgh: Dun Edin ) was founded by Presbyterian Scottish immigrants, and that legacy can still be proudly felt today. Small and extremely hilly - the city lays claim to the steepest residential street in the world - Dunedin is tucked into the…

Natural attractions in New Zealand
September 4, 2018

Natural attractions in New Zealand

Advertisement Ninety Mile Beach and Cape Reinga: From the spiritual tip of the North Island where, Maori say, the souls of the dead depart, to mountainous sand dunes, quicksand, and the broad flat stretch of Ninety Mile Beach, this is a must-see area filled with the unexpected. Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland: The earth s molten core hints at its artistic potential…

Picton New Zealand attractions
August 29, 2018

Picton New Zealand attractions

Picton and the Marlborough Sounds are one of the most beautiful places in New Zealand attractions. There is so much to see and do from your base here in Picton, in the South Island of New Zealand. ASURE Jasmine Court Motel is close to local restaurants, the township, waterfront and Waikawa Marina. We are happy to provide advice on local attractions, create itineraries…

Attractions in Auckland, New Zealand
July 18, 2018

Attractions in Auckland, New Zealand

1. Coast to coast walk Want to see the best of central Auckland by foot? The coast to coast walk encapsulates parks and the volcanic cones of Mt Eden and One Tree Hill, offering picture-perfect views of Auckland city. If you don’t feel like doing the whole thing, you will get all the major highlights between the Auckland Domain and One Tree Hill. 2. get educated…

Auckland New Zealand tourist attractions
May 13, 2018

Auckland New Zealand tourist attractions

Nestled between two harbours, Auckland is New Zealand s largest city brimming with cultural excitement, sea-flavoured challenges and attractions and activities of all kinds. Auckland tourism is alive and well with the region being a popular tourist area. Auckland City boasts world-class shopping, restaurants, 5-star accommodation, wine bars and night clubs, art…

Queenstown New Zealand attractions
May 7, 2018

Queenstown New Zealand attractions

Queenstown is New Zealand’s outdoor adventure capital – bursting with hair-raising adrenaline rushes, relaxing scenic tours and premier alpine ski resorts. Queenstown Adventures are some of the most thrilling and extreme in the world. Being the first in the world to commercialise jetboating and bungy jumping, Queenstown has long been a leading pioneer in outdoor…

New Zealand attractions and Activities
January 24, 2018

New Zealand attractions and Activities

Canterbury is New Zealand’s largest region as diverse as it is teeming with exciting, imaginative and heart-stopping things to do. range from hair-raising and memorable to the surreal. Canterbury activities and attractions span just about every outdoor attraction and activity imaginable from world-class ski fields to deep sea fishing to cross country horse riding…

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