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Here at USAVE, we live and breath tourism and travel. We get feedback from our customers about their touring experiences, and we ourselves have travelled through New Zealand. Read through our blog and glean the latest from our collective wisdom. Let us know if there is a topic you would like us to write about.

Biking In New Zealand – The NZ Cycle Trail

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Cyclist On New Zealand Road

It’s nearly spring and a great time to plan a biking trip to enjoy the many scenic cycle trails around New Zealand. One of the best ways to explore and experience New Zealand’s ruggedly beautiful terrain, cycling is well catered for within the New Zealand travel and tourism industry. Whether you are out biking for (read more)

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Kayaking In NZ With Auckland Sea Kayaks

Monday, August 7th, 2017

Two Kayaks Against Rangitoto Island

Highly rated by TripAdvisor (Auckland Sea Kayaks are a recipient of their of Certificate of Excellence three years running) as one of the top five things to do in Auckland, kayaking the sheltered waters of the Hauraki Gulf with Auckland Sea Kayaks is simply a must-do for all kinds of outdoor adventure enthusiasts. Kayakers will (read more)

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4 Wheel Drive Rental In New Zealand

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Road Trip By Car

Vehicles equipped with 4WD features are always in demand here in New Zealand due to the nature of our rugged terrain and sometimes trying weather conditions. However when considering the purchase of a 4WD people often find themselves facing some fairly hefty price tags, when in fact, they may only require the use of the (read more)

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Relocating To Auckland

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Auckland View From Mount Eden

Migrating to New Zealand or relocating to Auckland and want to find out more about living in the City of Sails? See below for some useful information, fun facts and helpful advice on moving to Auckland – New Zealand’s largest city. Why Move To Auckland? A young and vibrant city with a very cosmopolitan feel, (read more)

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Relocating To Christchurch

Monday, May 1st, 2017

Christchurch Botanic Gardens

If you’re migrating to New Zealand or relocating to Christchurch check out the advice about Christchurch from New Zealand hire truck specialists USave Van & Truck Rentals and enjoy living in the South Island’s biggest city.

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Guide To NZ Geothermal Attractions At Waiotapu

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Anyone exploring the central North Island will not want to miss the geyser, mud and hot spring wonderland that is Waiotapu (Maori for “sacred waters”). Located in the heart of the central plateau on a highly active geothermal field, there are many places where the natural forces brewing beneath the earth spout forth in spectacular (read more)

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Guide To New Zealand Penguins

Sunday, May 1st, 2016

As a small island nation in the South Pacific Ocean, it’s no surprise that New Zealand is home to many different species of penguins. These penguins live, breed and fish around the New Zealand coastline, and there are many opportunities for members of the public to get a glimpse into their private bird lives without (read more)

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Guide To Lake Ngaroto And Waipa Region

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016

The Waipa region is located in the Waikato, just south of Hamilton, and is home to the towns of Te Awamutu and Cambridge, as well as Lake Ngaroto, the region’s largest peat lake and home to wildlife and fascinating natural ecosystems. The area is a mixture of farmland and natural bush, and it’s an interesting (read more)

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Cycling Around New Zealand

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

Biking Along Lake Wanaka

New Zealand’s spectacular landscape and varied terrain makes New Zealand one of the best countries in the world for cycling and mountain biking experiences. Both islands are packed with stunning scenery and can cater to everyone who is interested with mountain bike trails starting from beginner and moving to more expert levels. New Zealand Map (read more)

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Join USAVE Car & Truck Rentals On Facebook

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

We are pleased to announce the launch of our USAVE Car & Truck Rentals Facebook Page where we’ll share our latest news, offers, events and information and advice on travelling in New Zealand.

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