Activities

The Best Activities, Attractions, Sights and Tours on the North Island So, you’re hitting the road on the North Island of New Zealand or “Te Ika-a-Māui”. What are the activities you
The Best Activities, Attractions, Sights and Tours on the South Island When planning a trip to the South Island, it’s difficult to know where to begin. Well, how about you begin with this list o
Discover Something Special Away from the Tourist Crowds The great thing about being a backpacker inNew Zealand is that we have the time to discover amazing parts of the country away from the tourist c
The Largest New Zealand Sculptures! New Zealand may be a small country but we compensate with a whole bunch of very BIG things! New Zealand is about 2.5 times smaller than the state of Texas (USA) alo
Find the Hidden Gems of the South Island Adventures are not adventures until you get off the beaten track. Some of the South Island’s most mind-blowing features are in remote locations. It might
Funniest Place Names in New Zealand Maoris and Europeans alike have clearly had a whale of a time naming some of the towns, rivers and ski fields in New Zealand. While some place names are just hilari
Photos of the South Island that You Have to Take! Do you suffer from lack of imagination? Are you a sucker for copying other people? Then you have come to the right place. Being in New Zealand, you ca
Isolated on the Edge of New Zealand… With more than 15,000km (9,320 miles) of coastline, it’s no surprise that New Zealand has 40 lighthouses guarding the rocky shores. Most of these histo
Picture Perfect Views in the Auckland Region Just in case you didn’t know a picture-perfect view when you saw it, Auckland Council erected 16 golden picture frames in Auckland’s most visua
New Zealand’s Brilliant Bridges! With so many hills in New Zealand, it would take us forever to get anywhere without bridges. We really take those structures for granted! From the lost Bridge to
The Photos on the North Island that Everyone Takes Well, there’s no such thing as originality, so the best way to approach taking photos in New Zealand is to do what everyone else is doing. All
Explore Otago by Train! As soon as you lay eyes on the grand building that is the Dunedin Railway Station, how can you not help wanting to hop on a train to experience the whole thing? If you have a S
What are the Most Scenic Roads in New Zealand? As cliche as it sounds, a trip to New Zealand is as much about the journey as it is about the destination. Whether you decide to drive yourself or take o
What are the Most Underrated Places in New Zealand? Want to visit somewhere new in New Zealand? Perhaps get off the main tourist trail and experience a real slice of Kiwi land? We’ve compiled a