Category Archives: Getting Around

Info about getting around NZ generally – how to get where you want to go

Whether the Weather – 5 Tips to ensure you don’t miss seeing Milford Sound

When you come to Queenstown, Milford Sound rates as one of the “must do’s” and flying is the most convenient, not to mention spectacular, way to get there. One of the biggest challenges however is the unique climate that Fiordland … Continue reading

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Explore the Best of New Zealand on the New Zealand Cycle Trail

Imagine what it would be like to cycle through New Zealand’s sun dappled, dense forests and stunning coasts. To have the freedom to pause, talk to locals, learn about history and culture or simply enjoy a breath-taking view. New Zealand’s … Continue reading

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3 Nights in Picton

Picton is a treasure of a town nestled in the South Island of New Zealand. It sits at the head of Marlborough Sounds, making Picton an ideal place to stay at if you want to explore the surrounding areas. Picton … Continue reading

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Cook Strait Interislander Ferry

How do you get from the North to the South Island if travelling by road? You take one of the frequent Interisland ferries that travel from Picton and Wellington. Large ferries that take cars, campervans, trucks and trains.  It is … Continue reading

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