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Upcoming Event: New Zealand Cider Festival

If you love cider then you’ll love this annual event in New Zealand’s Nelson region. The New Zealand Cider Festival is returning for a second year to bring you all the best

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland Review

In this review we explore New Zealand’s Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, spanning over approximately 18 square kilometres of protected New Zealand thermal landscape. New Zealand is home to some of the most dynamic

Waitomo Glowworm Caves Review

New Zealand’s north island is a dynamic formation of natural attractions that litter the islands rolling landscape, with Auckland, Rotorua, and Taupo providing hubs from which to explore the northern end of

Hobbiton Movie Set Tour Review

Like Golem to the ring, it’s hard not to be drawn to the Hobbiton Movie set tour as a feature of any trip to New Zealand’s north island. If you’re anything like

Top 10 Things to do in Hamilton, Waikato NZ

Waikato’s Hamilton in the North Island is a popular holiday destination for families looking to explore New Zealand away from the large crowds. But don’t let the region’s lack of recognition on

Top 10 Things to do in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty NZ

Tauranga, New Zealand, is a tourist’s dream travel destination with its beautiful harbour and rich history. Located just 15 minutes drive from the popular beach town of Mount Maunganui, Tauranga is the

Top 10 Things to do Wairarapa, NZ

Combining impeccable coastlines, valleys and quaint towns, Wairarapa in the southern North island is a mecca for all things sightseeing, exploring, food and wine. There is so much to see in the