New Zealand Travel: Most Popular Articles
What you need to know about prostitution and sex workers in New Zealand, including laws and services.
If you're camping or visiting Queenstown in a motorhome here are your options for places to stay.
The Ten Best Things to See and Do in Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand
Where to eat on a budget when visiting Queenstown
A guide to area codes in the regions of New Zealand, including landline, mobile, toll free, and paid-for phone services.
There are several nudist and naturist beaches in the Auckland area. Here are the most popular.
Where to go in New Zealand if you are a couple and looking for adult entertainment
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand.
How do New Zealand prices compare? Here is what you can expect to pay for essential items in New Zealand.
New Zealand wasn’t chosen as the location for filming “The Lord of the Rings” for nothing. Here’s how to make your trip to New Zealand memorable.
July is the middle of winter in New Zealand, and one of the best months for skiing, snow sports, and other alpine activities.
Country calling code information for making calls to or from New Zealand.
Use this to help you decide in which island of New Zealand to spend most of your trip time.
This is the most direct route to Wellington from Taupo. It passes through the middle of the North Island, including the Tongariro National Park.
The Waitakere Ranges is one of the best places for walking in the Auckland region. Here are some of the shorter walks that are both easy and very enjoyable.
If you have a day or more to spare in Auckland, a thirty minute drive in any direction will take you to a number of great destinations.
New Zealand is one of the most special places on the planet to visit and explore. Find out here what makes the country unique and why you should come here.
If you’re traveling around New Zealand with a tent, caravan, or campervan, this is what you need to know about your rights and responsibilities.
The major tourist highlights of the South Island of New Zealand. Don't miss them!
August is the last month of winter in New Zealand and is the height of the ski, snowboarding, and winter sports season.
What to see on the spectacular drive from Christchurch to Queenstown
Naturist clubs and other places to stay to enjoy a naturist/nude holiday in the North Island of New Zealand.
If you're considering traveling around New Zealand in a campervan you should take a look at these innovative vehicles.
If you’re traveling to or from Auckland Airport, there are a number of restaurants and cafes in the terminal and in the shopping areas close by.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand.
About the accent and pronunciation of words and phrases used in New Zealand. Also take the New Zealand Language Quiz.
Information about New Zealand’s geography, seasons, and temperatures to determine when is the best time of year to visit.
Northland is most renowned for its fabulous beaches. Here are the top ten beaches to visit north of the Bay of Islands, New Zealand.
Lake Taupo is the largest freshwater lake in Australasia. Here are more interesting facts about this beautiful lake.
As one of the two main islands of New Zealand, the North Island has a virtually endless array of sights and attractions that will impress any visitor.
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An adult Kea in Fiordland, New Zealand. Page 8.
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October is a great month to visit New Zealand. Here is what you will find.
If you want to see a real live kiwi bird, visit one of the several kiwi houses or sanctuaries to be found throughout New Zealand.
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As New Zealand's largest city and the arrival point for most international visitors, Auckland is a great place to start your trip.
More than half of New Zealand’s roads are in the North Island. Here are some suggested routes and highlights for driving around the North Island.
A list and description of where you can try bungy jumping in the North Island. Included are details of commercial operators.
Looking for dining options for vegetarians and vegans in Auckland? There are plenty of choices from a wide-range of cuisines.
If you are looking for a budget vacation to New Caledonia, here are some ways to enjoy a great holiday without breaking the bank.
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Don't make these mistakes when you visit New Zealand.
Explore the South Island sites where The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit were filmed in New Zealand with these recommended tours.
School and public holidays can be a busy time to travel, particularly in the summer. Here is a list of all holiday dates to help you book travel in advance.
New Zealand is a fabulous place to visit. However, to make the most of your trip there are some very important questions you should ask yourself.
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Want to visit the North Island of New Zealand? Here are ten reasons why you should.
Weather and what to see and do in New Zealand during September.
New Zealand is well known for its wines. An overview of the main grape varieties planted in the country and a description of the types of wine they produce.
Information about New Zealand's national air carrier and other air travel information to and within New Zealand
Northland has some of the finest coastline in New Zealand. Here are the ten best beaches between Auckland and the Bay of Islands.
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The drive from Auckland to Tauranga in the Bay of Plenty has many things to see along the way, including the spectacular Karangahake Gorge.
March is the beginning of autumn in New Zealand, and one of the best months to enjoy the country’s natural scenery.
The South Island of New Zealand has many great things to see and do. Here are ten reasons why you want to include the South Island in your trip to New Zealand.
Some of the best walking trails in the Waitakere Ranges near Auckland
What you need to know about drugs and the law in New Zealand
If you are intending on camping or traveling in a motorhome in New Zealand here are the things you need to know, including laws, certification, and more.
The South Island contains some of New Zealand's most awesome sights. Here is information about how to get the best from your visit.
April is the middle of autumn in New Zealand, and one of the prettiest months to enjoy the country’s natural scenery.
Information on visas and visiting New Zealand for holiday, study or work. Includes details of how to apply for residency in New Zealand.
The area around Lake Taupo has some great things to do and explore that won't cost you anything. Here are some of the best.
Highlights of the scenic route from Auckland to Taupo via Rotorua
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The best ways to travel through New Zealand, including all the transport options.
Description and Facilities at a Nude Resort and Campsite near Katikati
When it comes to shopping, Auckland has everything you would expect from an international city.
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Want to save money on bus and coach travel in New Zealand? Follow these tips.
What to see and do when heading north from Auckland to the Bay of Islands in Northland, one of the country’s most beautiful and historic regions.
All about the kiwi, the flightless bird that is unique to New Zealand.
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If you're visiting New Zealand during November here are some of the things to look out for and what to expect.
Visit the locations used for the filming of Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit near Queenstown on a guided tour with Nomad Safaris.
Maruia Springs is a delightful, Japanese-inspired resort and spa just a two hour drive north of Christchurch.
The Waitakere Ranges, a rainforest to the west of Auckland City, has some beautiful bush and beaches to explore.
A drive around the easternmost part of the North Island has some of the most stunning coastal scenery in New Zealand.
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If you are in Auckland’s North Shore and looking for a good coffee, snack, or lunch, here are the cafes worth checking out.
Contact details for New Zealand's best wines shops.
Where to go and what to do to get the most from your holiday in Noumea, New Caledonia
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Here are some ideas that will help your money go further in New Zealand, while still giving you a great vacation.
As one of New Zealand's leading tourist areas, Rotorua has many excellent options for eating. Here are some highlights.
Recommended tours to explore the North Island sites where The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit were filmed in New Zealand.
Any time is a great time to visit New Zealand. It really depends on what you want to do. Here are some of the highlights of each season in New Zealand.
Health and Safety Information for Visitors to New Zealand
A selection of the best apps to use on your mobile device to make your trip to New Zealand easier and more enjoyable.
Explore the South Island of New Zealand with this ten-day road trip.
It's possible to have a great skiing and snowboarding holiday in Queenstown without breaking the bank. Here are eight tips that will make your dollar stretch a lot further.
If you're looking to buy a good bottle of New Zealand or international wine, you should visit a specialist shop. Here are the best in the country.
A list and description of where you can try bungy jumping in the South Island. Included are details of commercial operators.
The beautiful pohutukawa tree, often described as New Zealand’s Christmas Tree, is the country's best-known and most visible native tree.
Taupo is a lively place for tourists and has lots of great dining options in and around the town. Here's where to head if you're looking for somewhere good to eat or drink.
North Island’s Coromandel Peninsula has some of the loveliest beaches in New Zealand. Here are some of the best that definitely should not be missed.
Auckland is a great city to explore on foot. Here are some of the best places to walk within the central Auckland region.
What to see and do in Christchurch, the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand.
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Make sure you stay safe in your travel through New Zealand by being aware of these natural dangers.
Information on where, how and when to ski, snowboard and enjoy the snow in New Zealand. Enjoy some of the best ski resorts in the world.
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If you are visiting Taupo in the North Island, here are some things you won't want to miss.
What will New Zealanders think of next? How about a game of the national sport, Rugby - in the nude?
If you're visiting Northland, make sure you visit these historic and interesting towns.
Explore this wonderful part of the west coast on your visit to the Far North of New Zealand.
A list of places to see the kiwi bird in their natural wilderness environment.
A guide to the Auckland region, including the best of what to see and do.
The best fine dining restaurants in Auckland, New Zealand.
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A guide to the 20 top things to see and do in North Island’s leading tourist destination, centered around the towns of Kerikeri, Paihia, and Russell.
Where to go in Tauranga if you are looking for a coffee or quick meal.
Explore the South Island of New Zealand with these great driving tours.
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What to see and do in Queenstown, New Zealand's most picturesque and exciting tourist destination.
This part of the Mount Cook National Park is one of the most special alpine areas in New Zealand.
Use this driving tour to plan your trip around the North Island. These are the things to see and the places to visit.
The best of Auckland: what to see and do, where to eat and stay in New Zealand's largest city.
The most common slang terms and expressions used in New Zealand, along with their meanings.
Information on Whakapapa Ski Field in the central North Island of New Zealand.
If you are interested in New Zealand history, the Historic Places Trust is a valuable resource. Find out about the Trust and the services it provides.
Travel guide to Auckland, with information about the city and what to see and do.
Explore the beaches of the North Shore, some of the best in the Auckland region.
The delightful village of Titirangi makes the perfect place from which to start your exploration of the Waitakere Ranges in West Auckland.
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Tips for finding the best airfare deals for traveling to and within New Zealand.
Explore the most northern point of New Zealand at the sacred and beautiful Cape Reinga
This lovely walk is in the Tongariro National Park and follows the banks of an unspoilt lake.
Here are the things you won't want to miss if you are visiting Taupo in the central North Island.
Places to see and things to do in the North Island to help you plan your New Zealand holiday.
If you're looking for a coffee or a quick meal in Whangarei, here are the best places to head for.
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The second leg of the Coastal Pacific Highway from Opotiki to Gisborne, one of New Zealand's great driving tours.
Information about the Marlborough Wine Region of New Zealand, including best vineyards and wines, sauvignon blanc and other grape varieties and more.
Here's a complete driving tour of the South Island, with best places to go and things to see.
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Discover the best of what New Zealand has to offer during the month of January
Listing of the best budget accommodation and backpacker hostels in Auckland, New Zealand.
Want to know where and how you can get internet access in New Zealand? Here are some tips and facts for international travelers.
The Whangaparaoa Peninsula on the outskirts of Auckland is renowned for its wonderful beaches. It's a great place to spend a holiday or take a day trip from Auckland.
Whangarei has some great restaurants, bars and places to eat. If you're looking for a meal out, here are the places to check out.
New Zealand is a paradise for outdoor adventures. Here are the best things to do in the country to get your adrenaline pumping.
Best Bars in Ponsonby Road, Auckland, New Zealand.
What to See and Do in the North Island's Best-Known National Park
New Zealand has many species of trees which are not found anywhere else in the world. Here are some of the best known and most significant.