New Zealand Travel: Most Popular Articles
What you need to know about prostitution and sex workers in New Zealand, including laws and services.
Where to go in New Zealand if you are a couple and looking for adult entertainment
The Ten Best Things to See and Do in Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand
There are several nudist and naturist beaches in the Auckland area. Here are the most popular.
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.
Use this to help you decide in which island of New Zealand to spend most of your trip time.
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.
Where to eat on a budget when visiting Queenstown
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.
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What to see on the spectacular drive from Christchurch to Queenstown
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand.
The major tourist highlights of the South Island of New Zealand. Don't miss them!
As New Zealand's largest city and the arrival point for most international visitors, Auckland is a great place to start your trip.
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.
A guide to area codes in the regions of New Zealand, including landline, mobile, toll free, and paid-for phone services.
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.
Northland has some of the finest coastline in New Zealand. Here are the ten best beaches between Auckland and the Bay of Islands.
A guide to the main naturist and nudist venues, clubs, and accommodation to stay or vista in the South Island of New Zealand.
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.
This is the most direct route to Wellington from Taupo. It passes through the middle of the North Island, including the Tongariro National Park.
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.
Country calling code information for making calls to or from New Zealand.
Northland is most renowned for its fabulous beaches. Here are the top ten beaches to visit north of the Bay of Islands, New Zealand.
Want to visit the North Island of New Zealand? Here are ten reasons why you should.
Explore the beaches of the North Shore, some of the best in the Auckland region.
Where to find the best beaches in the North Island of New Zealand.
If you are visiting Taupo in the North Island, here are some things you won't want to miss.
Information about New Zealand’s geography, seasons, and temperatures to determine when is the best time of year to visit.
Some of the best walking trails in the Waitakere Ranges near Auckland
If you are in New Zealand over Christmas, you'll find the celebration a little different to the northern hemisphere. Here's what you can expect and how to get the most from a Christmas in New Zealand.
A drive around the easternmost part of the North Island has some of the most stunning coastal scenery in New Zealand.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 2.
Looking for dining options for vegetarians and vegans in Auckland? There are plenty of choices from a wide-range of cuisines.
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.
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.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 7.
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.
The best ways to travel through New Zealand, including all the transport options.
Sitting on the junction of two harbors, Auckland is surrounded by beaches in all directions. Here are the best beaches for fun and relaxation.
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.
The drive from Auckland to Tauranga in the Bay of Plenty has many things to see along the way, including the spectacular Karangahake Gorge.
Don't make these mistakes when you visit New Zealand.
If you're visiting New Zealand during November here are some of the things to look out for and what to expect.
Description and Facilities at a Nude Resort and Campsite near Katikati
An adult Kea in Fiordland, New Zealand. Page 8.
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.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 3.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 6.
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.
April is the middle of autumn in New Zealand, and one of the prettiest months to enjoy the country’s natural scenery.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 5.
Visit the locations used for the filming of Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit near Queenstown on a guided tour with Nomad Safaris.
The Waitakere Ranges, a rainforest to the west of Auckland City, has some beautiful bush and beaches to explore.
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.
Contact details for New Zealand's best wines shops.
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.
Here are the plants, insects and other creatures to watch out for in New Zealand. Page 4.
Explore this wonderful part of the west coast on your visit to the Far North of 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.
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.
About the accent and pronunciation of words and phrases used in New Zealand. Also take the New Zealand Language Quiz.
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If you are looking for a budget vacation to New Caledonia, here are some ways to enjoy a great holiday without breaking the bank.
Lake Taupo is the largest freshwater lake in Australasia. Here are more interesting facts about this beautiful lake.
The second leg of the Coastal Pacific Highway from Opotiki to Gisborne, one of New Zealand's great driving tours.
The beautiful pohutukawa tree, often described as New Zealand’s Christmas Tree, is the country's best-known and most visible native tree.
Recommended tours to explore the North Island sites where The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy and The Hobbit were filmed in New Zealand.
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.
Picton to Christchurch Road Trip. Page 2.
When it comes to shopping, Auckland has everything you would expect from an international city.
July is the middle of winter in New Zealand, and one of the best months for skiing, snow sports, and other alpine activities.
If you're considering traveling around New Zealand in a campervan you should take a look at these innovative vehicles.
Information on visiting the many islands offshore from Auckland
New Zealand Region Maps. New Zealand Travel. Page 5.
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.
Highlights of the scenic route from Auckland to Taupo via Rotorua
As one of New Zealand's leading tourist areas, Rotorua has many excellent options for eating. Here are some highlights.
What you need to know about drugs and the law in New Zealand
A list of places to see the kiwi bird in their natural wilderness environment.
Explore the South Island of New Zealand with these great driving tours.
What to see and do in Queenstown, New Zealand's most picturesque and exciting tourist destination.
Where to go and what to do to get the most from your holiday in Noumea, New Caledonia
Highlights of the scenic route from Auckland to Taupo via Rotorua. Page 2.
What makes New Zealand such a special place: a personal perspective from the About.com New Zealand Travel Guide.
Want to save money on bus and coach travel in New Zealand? Follow these tips.
A list and description of where you can try bungy jumping in the South Island. Included are details of commercial operators.
New Zealand Region Maps. New Zealand Travel. Page 4.
Ways to get out on the water and around the islands in the Bay of Islands
Best things to see in the North Island of New Zealand.
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March is the beginning of autumn in New Zealand, and one of the best months to enjoy the country’s natural scenery.
Here's a complete driving tour of the South Island, with best places to go and things to see.
Auckland is a great city to explore on foot. Here are some of the best places to walk within the central Auckland region.
A list and description of where you can try bungy jumping in the North Island. Included are details of commercial operators.
Explore the most northern point of New Zealand at the sacred and beautiful Cape Reinga
If you're looking for a coffee or a quick meal in Whangarei, here are the best places to head for.
This part of the Mount Cook National Park is one of the most special alpine areas in New Zealand.
Where to go in Tauranga if you are looking for a coffee or quick meal.
Spend time exploring the many interesting walking and hiking trails in and around New Zealand's largest city.
August is the last month of winter in New Zealand and is the height of the ski, snowboarding, and winter sports season.
The South Island contains some of New Zealand's most awesome sights. Here is information about how to get the best from your visit.
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Maruia Springs is a delightful, Japanese-inspired resort and spa just a two hour drive north of Christchurch.
Tips for finding the best airfare deals for traveling to and within New Zealand.
New Zealand has a vast variety of wonderful beaches, particularly in the North Island. For most New Zealanders a holiday at the beach is the ideal way to spend summer. Here are the best ten beaches in New Zealand for spending a holiday. I have selected them based on popularity, quality of beach, amenities, location and facilities.
Want to know where and how you can get internet access in New Zealand? Here are some tips and facts for international travelers.
Explore Mangonui in the Far North for great fish and chips – and more.
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.
If you're visiting Northland, make sure you visit these historic and interesting towns.
An exciting caving trip for all ages to the south of Auckland.
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Information about New Zealand's national air carrier and other air travel information to and within New Zealand
Discover the best of what New Zealand has to offer during the month of January
Cloudy Bay Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. Page 3.
What to See and Do Around Lake Taupo in the central North Island
Here are some ideas that will help your money go further in New Zealand, while still giving you a great vacation.
This lovely walk is in the Tongariro National Park and follows the banks of an unspoilt lake.
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.
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.
Where to eat in Whakatane, in the Bay of Plenty, North Island
New Zealand Region Maps. New Zealand Travel. Page 7.
Health and Safety Information for Visitors to New Zealand
Information about Whangarei, Northland's largest town, including attractions, climate and more.
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A spectacular gorge, just one and a half hours from Auckland.
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.
New Zealand is a paradise for walkers and trampers. This is what to know and where to go if you love to walk and hike.
Mangawhai is a popular seaside town close to Auckland and Whangarei. It offers a huge range of things to do for all the family. Here are some of the best.
Best beaches around Auckland in the North Island of New Zealand
New Zealand is a paradise for outdoor adventures. Here are the best things to do in the country to get your adrenaline pumping.
A selection of the best apps to use on your mobile device to make your trip to New Zealand easier and more enjoyable.
Information on visiting New Zealand during the month of December, including weather and things to see and do.
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October is a great month to visit New Zealand. Here is what you will find.
Make sure you stay safe in your travel through New Zealand by being aware of these natural dangers.
Here are the things you won't want to miss if you are visiting Taupo in the central North Island.
The most common slang terms and expressions used in New Zealand, along with their meanings.
Some of the best walks in this area of the Eastern Bay of Plenty
Information about the Marlborough Wine Region of New Zealand, including best vineyards and wines, sauvignon blanc and other grape varieties and more.
Use this driving tour to plan your trip around the North Island. These are the things to see and the places to visit.
What will New Zealanders think of next? How about a game of the national sport, Rugby - in the nude?
What to see and do in Christchurch, the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand.
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If you're looking for a casual lunch or coffee in Taupo, here is a selection of the best places to visit.
All about the kiwi, the flightless bird that is unique to New Zealand.
Description of driving tour around the Coromandel Peninsula, North Island, New Zealand.
Details for using New Zealand's largest airport, whether arriving or departing.