How to Travel New Zealand on a Budget

How to Travel New Zealand on a Budget

Plan a budget-friendly holiday in New Zealand and make the most of your trip while keeping costs down. Follow these travel tips for an affordable and enjoyable holiday with family and friends. Off-Peak Travel. Consider traveling during the off-peak seasons (spring and autumn) when accommodation and activities are generally cheaper compared to peak tourist seasons […]

Escape to Nature on the Wild West Coast

West Coast South Island NZ

The West Coast of the South Island is renowned for its rugged beauty and stunning landscapes. The region offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, glaciers, rainforests, and friendly hospitality, making it a must-visit destination. Visit our West Coast Travel Guide. Book Direct for the best Travel Deals. Accommodation on the West Coast The West […]

Take a Trip to Taranaki

Taranaki travel blog

Holidays in Taranaki are perfect for the budget-conscious traveller. From the many hikes at Mt Taranaki to the famous Surf Highway 45, the cheap or free attractions of New Plymouth and the many towns, beaches and waterfalls to explore, this region is a must-see in New Zealand. Things to do in Taranaki The Coastal Walkway – 12.7km’s […]

Get Lost in Central Otago

Central Otago travel blog

Step away from the normal tourist route and lose yourself in the unspoiled beauty of Central Otago. With unbelievable landscapes, wineries, fresh produce, boutique accommodation, country pubs and over 300km of cycle and walking tracks this region is the perfect escape to get away from it all. Central Otago is the inland part of the New […]

Tongariro National Park at its Best

Tongariro National Park Travel Blog

With its stunning natural beauty and range of activities, the Tongariro National Park is a spectacular destination for year-round outdoor activities and adventure. Explore the region’s volcanic wonders, and at the end of a busy day retreat to unique accommodation for relaxation. Things to do in Tongariro National Park Hiking: The park is known for […]

Autumn Adventures in New Zealand

Autumn Adventures in New Zealand

Autumn is a stunning season in New Zealand, with vibrant tones of red, orange, and gold adorning the trees, and a variety of outdoor activities to enjoy around the country. Discover some of the best places to see the colours of autumn, and fun activities to experience during this season. Best Places to See the […]

Escape to North Canterbury

North Canterbury travel blog

Discover the Canterbury Region Experience unforgettable wildlife encounters, soak in luxurious hot springs, or taste world-class wines in North Canterbury. With the sweeping Pacific Ocean to the east and the stunning Southern Alps to the west, marvel at the alpine scenery and unique attractions in this beautiful region of the South Island. Known for its […]

Hidden Gems in Rotorua

Rotorua travel blog

Things to do in Rotorua Whether you are a group of friends, a romantic couple or on a family holiday Rotorua offers great activities and accommodation options suitable for all ages. Geothermal Parks Lake Tarawera & Mt Tarawera Mt Tarawera Crater Walk  – Experience the unique landscape and history of Mt Tarawera. Infamous for its […]

The Best of Akaroa

Akaroa travel blog

Surrounded by natural wonders, a stunning harbour, sparkling bays, wildlife and incredible scenery, Akaroa is the perfect holiday retreat. With a French provincial village vibe, enjoy amazing foodie experiences, local wine, a dolphin cruise, hang out with little blue penguins or go kayaking. Stay in unique accommodation nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano. Things to […]

New Zealand’s Most Photogenic Locations

Scenic Locations New Zealand

Stunning NZ Scenery Undeniably New Zealand is one of the most picturesque countries in the world and there are so many stunning places to visit to admire the scenery. Plan a road trip to these locations for amazing displays and plenty of photo opportunities. NORTH ISLAND Whakarewarewa Forest (The Redwoods), Rotorua This 55,000ha forest is most famous […]