South Island

Three national parks in one! This has to be on every backpackers’ must-visit list! The Nelson Tasman District and Golden Bay receive long sunshine hours and mild winters. Not only does the regio
A place in the sun. New Zealand’s sunniest city, Nelson gets the most hours of sun at an average of 2500 hours per year. In turn, this brings a lot of farm jobs, especially in horticulture. This