Category Archives: Regions

New Zealand Regional Information

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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Westland – Little Known Facts

How do you describe the serenading beauty of a region so wild, so unique, and so spectacular? It feels like describing a color to a blind person. How do you do that? Maybe some excerpts from the poem “West Coast … Continue reading

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Charm of the Wild West Coast

The West Coast of the South Island, also known as Westland Region, offers a unique landscape – wild, scenic, untamed, rugged and beautiful.  With its beaches, dense rainforests, freezing glaciers, hot springs, ancient caves, “pancake” rocks and blowholes, Westland is … Continue reading

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Unleash yourself in Nelson

Nelson is a land of spectacular scenery, national parks, wonderful beaches and much more. Nelson has the highest sunshine hours in the South Island. So, spending a sunny holiday in Nelson is a great experience. Not only for the beaches, … Continue reading

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A Dream Holiday in New Zealand

Priyanka’s Dream Holiday We asked some people from overseas why they want to come to NZ and what their perception of a holiday here is.  Here is what Priyanka from India has to say about her dream holiday – sounds … Continue reading

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Kristee’s New Zealand Bucket List

Rather than us telling you how great New Zealand is we thought we would let someone else tell you why they really want to come here. Kristee from the Philippines told us what is on her bucket list for a … Continue reading

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Waiheke Island is a Treat for All Your Senses

A scenic, 35-minute ferry from Auckland takes you from the buzzing city to to the paradise of Waiheke Island. Located in the Hauraki Gulf, Waiheke  is a unique blend of a laid back, slightly alternative lifestyle, verdant natural beauty and … Continue reading

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Experience the Diversity of the Waikato Region

The lush, rolling green hills, the black sand beaches perfect for surfing and the underground wonders of Waikato region are what make it a must-visit destination in New Zealand. Spanning a substantial part of the North Island, Waikato is bounded … Continue reading

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Enjoy a Visit to the National Aquarium of New Zealand in Napier

Right on Napier’s Pacific Ocean foreshore is a massive, intriguing building shaped like a stingray. Welcome to the National Aquarium of New Zealand. It is one of the best places to see the magical wonders of the underwater world. Explore … Continue reading

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Things to do in Gisborne

Gisborne sits pretty on the East Coast of the North Island and is said to be the first in New Zealand to greet the rising sun. Blessed with some of the sunniest beaches, great food and superb wine, Gisborne has … Continue reading

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