Hobbiton is real and will take your breath away

  Submitted by: Nikos Taskos   From: Miles with Vibes   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: Imagine a place where having 7 meals per day and being invited to parties would be part of your weekly routine. A place surrounded by emerald hills, colourful houses and lush gardens. Does such a place really exist? Of …

Read more

Indoor Activities in Christchurch for a Rainy Day

Christchurch is a beautiful city to get outside, enjoy the parks, or even take a Quik trip to the coast. But what about when it is raining? If you are in the city on New Zealand’s South Island and the forecast is not good, fear not. Post from: Christchurch Uncovered Read the full blog: Indoor …

Read more

Hiking the Hooker Valley Track and Meeting the Cloud-Piercer

  Submitted by: Nikos Taskos   From: Miles with Vibes   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: I felt that finally, the time was just right. The thick veil of mystery surrounding the great chief was gradually fading away. It’s not often that Aoraki is granting you an audience. Most times the cloud-piercer remains hidden, monitoring …

Read more

The Best Beaches in Auckland

Auckland is such an important city in New Zealand, it is the largest and the centre of business in the country. But, it’s not all work and no play. Auckland is home to some jaw-droppingly gorgeous beaches. In this post from Nadien at Auckland Uncovered, we explore the best of them. Post from: Auckland Uncovered …

Read more

11 Awesome Things To Do In Queenstown New Zealand

  Submitted by: Delilah Hart   From: Our Travel Mix, writing for Y Travel Blog   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: Planning to visit New Zealand? Here are 11 awesome things to do in Queenstown that you don’t want to miss on your New Zealand itinerary!

Things to Do in Arrowtown

  Submitted by: Delilah Hart   From: Our Travel Mix   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: Arrowtown is a quaint little mining town in New Zealand’s South Island, just a 30-minute drive outside of Queenstown. It’s the perfect place to spend a morning, grab some brunch and explore the village. Despite how small Arrowtown is, …

Read more

Alps 2 Ocean Cycling Holiday: A Photo Journal

How to cycle around New Zealand

 Overview: A cycling holiday is a fantastic way to travel and the Alps to Ocean Cycle Trail is the pinnacle of cycling trails in New Zealand. This Photo Journal lets you share in our 6-day adventure on the A2O. The trail takes you past some truly amazing scenery, including lakes so blue they couldn’t possibly …

Read more

Planning a trip to New Zealand: Everything you need to know

What you need to know before you go to New Zealand

 Overview: Since New Zealand is on the other side of the world for pretty much everyone, a trip there is probably your once-in-a-lifetime experience. Travel planning always starts with so many question marks. When’s the best season to travel around New Zealand, what are the must-visit places, what’s the best way to get around, will …

Read more

Top 5 Places to Visit on New Zealand’s South Island

Discover the best of New Zealand's South Island

 Overview: I spent a year traveling through New Zealand and every place I visited on the South Island impressed me. The variety of landscapes you can see and activities you can do within a short driving distance only added to it’s amazing value. With so much to experience, I put together my top places to …

Read more

5 questions you have about milford sound answered before you go

 Overview: If you are a nature lover, you are guaranteed to fall in love with Milford Sound. Every moment in this beautiful fiordland is spent in awe of the number of glacier waterfalls that line the mountains. It perhaps comes as no surprise that seals and dolphins have chosen this location as their home. Cruising …

Read more