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#1/27
Rating:
4.8
(5 comments)
Destination: North Island
Escape the crowds on New Zealand's North Island and head east to discover rugged coastal scenery, deserted beaches, spectacular lakes and authentic Maori culture... read more »
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Rating:
5
(4 comments)
Destination: Auckland
The Auckland landscape is dominated by dormant volcanoes, affording a convenient and inexpensive way to take in the striking views of New Zealand’s largest city and its maritime environment... read more »
#3/27
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Trip type: Activity
Often hailed as the world’s best one-day walk, the Tongariro Crossing in New Zealand goes through positively Martian scenery, with active volcanic vents and multi-coloured lakes en route... read more »
#4/27
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Te Anau, Milford Sound
Trip type: Adventure, Road Trip
There's no better way to explore the open roads of New Zealand than by campervan. But be careful: the road to paradise doesn't always run smooth...... read more »
#5/27
Rating:
4.4
(9 comments)
Forget Lord of the Rings, a trip to New Zealand isn't an epic quest. With the Bay of Islands and the dark caves of Waitomo nearby, a quick Auckland visit can pack in a lot... read more »
#6/27
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: New Zealand
Trip type: Adventure, Gap Year
With a fantastic network of budget accommodation, you're spoilt for choice for places to stay in New Zealand. From city centre hostels to remote beach houses, here are ten of the best bargains... read more »
#7/27
Rating:
4.333335
(4 comments)
One of New Zealand’s most scenic roads leads to Glenorchy, gateway to Paradise in the beautiful mountains of the South Island. ... read more »
#8/27
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
It may be one of New Zealand's top wine regions, but there's more to Marlborough than just Sauvignon Blanc. Enjoy spectacular walks and exploring waterways in the stunning Marlborough Sound... read more »
#9/27
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Queenstown might be heralded as the extreme sports capital of the world, but New Zealand’s glaciers are undoubtedly cooler... read more »
#10/27
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Some visitors seem to see Auckland as the boring bit of New Zealand in between the airport and all those extreme sports opportunities, but it is a great holiday destination in its own right... read more »
#11/27
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
While New Zealand's South Island tourists' flock to Queenstown and Fiordland, the Southern Scenic Route leads to a haven of peace and quiet on the Catlins coast... read more »
#12/27
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Kaikoura
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
The waters just off the coast of Kaikoura in New Zealand are the perfect place to discover the delights of diving with dusky dolphins... read more »
#13/27
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Though officially part of Auckland, Waiheke is actually a beautiful island in the Hauraki Gulf and a great gourmet escape from the big city ... read more »
#14/27
Rating:
3.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Napier
Trip type: Cultural, Winter Sun
The small town of Napier on New Zealand's North Island is often ignored by travellers. This is a great shame as it is a charming place with a unique history... read more »
#15/27
Rating:
3.5
(7 comments)
Destination: Picton
Trip type: Activity, Cruise
Dogs, dolphins and post-bags; an unlikely combination which adds up to a boat trip with a difference! Delivering the post to remote residences in Queen Charlotte Sound, New Zealand included all three... read more »
#16/27
Rating:
2.5
(4 comments)
Destination: New Zealand, Rotorua, Taupo
Trip type: Adventure, Gap Year, Spa
Things get pretty steamy in the area round Rotorua, a hotbed of geothermal activity on New Zealand’s North Island. And however impressive you expect it to be, the reality is even better... read more »
#17/27
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
Destination: Rotorua
Rotorua is probably the most popular tourist destination in New Zealand, but that's no reason for the discerning traveller to miss it out - in this case you should follow the crowd.... read more »
#18/27
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Campervanning in New Zealand is the most flexible way to see the country's spectacular landscape, while combining your wheels, bedroom and dining room in one nifty package!... read more »
#19/27
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Away from the bright lights and tacky trinkets, it is still possible to experience the lakes, bush and mountains that were the original draw for visitors to the area.... read more »
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Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Wanaka
An extended holiday or a career change - whatever you choose, training to be a snowboard instructor will change your life. Here's how one person did it in Wanaka, New Zealand... read more »
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