New Zealand Travel & Tourism

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Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tāmaki

Monday, May 14th, 2018

Art Gallery Blurred

Home to New Zealand’s most extensive collection of national and international art, the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is a true historic and cultural treasure not only for Auckland city but for the whole of New Zealand. The gallery’s highly regarded collection of more than 16,000 works showcases the talents of a wide range (read more)

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The Christchurch Gondola – Know Before You Go

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Gondola Views

Gliding to the top of the Christchurch Port Hills in the comfort of Christchurch’s very own gondola is the perfect way to enjoy the fantastic views Christchurch has to offer. At nearly 500 metres above sea level, 360 degree views include the new emerging city scape, Banks Peninsula, the Canterbury Plains and even as far (read more)

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Palmerston North – Growing Tourism Trade

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

While Palmerston North may not be the first thing that pops into your head when thinking of a weekend getaway or well-earned family break its popularity as a tourist destination is growing according to recent regional tourism estimates from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). The Manawatu-Whanganui region has taken out 8th place (read more)

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Explore Dunedin With Back To Nature Tours

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Larnach Castle Dunedin

If exploring the wild coastlines, rugged inland landscapes and remote national parks of New Zealand surrounded by some of the world’s rarest wildlife is your kind of holiday then Back To Nature Tours are the people to see. Specialising in cruise ship shore excursions and customised private tours, Back To Nature Tours take care of (read more)

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Skydiving In NZ With Skydive Auckland

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Skydiving, Mid-Fall

Looking for New Zealand’s ultimate skydiving adventure? You need to see the professional team at Skydive Auckland. Jumping from dizzying heights of 16,500 feet (the highest in the North Island), the Skydive Auckland team are experienced, highly trained operators with an excellent track record and are in fact rated one of the top things to (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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48 Hours In Auckland

Monday, March 13th, 2017

Auckland Viaduct

What would you do if you only had 48 hours to spend in New Zealand’s most vibrant and busiest city? Visitors to the city of Auckland are spoilt for choice when it comes to attractions, treats, activities and adventure, however such a short time frame can mean having to be a bit more selective in (read more)

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Top 5 Things To Do In Mount Maunganui

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Mount Maunganui, or “The Mount” as its locally known, is located on a peninsula at the North Eastern tip of Tauranga, in the Bay of Plenty region of New Zealand. Renowned for its picture perfect beaches and widely regarded as a coastal paradise, it is a well-known and very popular year-round holiday destination in New (read more)

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Christchurch Zoo Guide

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Auckland Zoo

For any animal lover, Christchurch is a fantastic place to find a spectacular array of creatures big and small, from New Zealand natives to exotic imports. New Zealand zoos and wildlife reserves tend to have a major focus on conservation and breeding efforts, with a goal of either restoring wild populations or simply keeping the (read more)

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Guide To New Zealand 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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