Category Archives: New Zealand

The Most Beautiful South Island Hikes – Stunning Short Walks for Everyone

To share the best day hikes in the South Island of New Zealand, we’ve invited Lauren to join us.  As a local, she’s got her finger on the pulse of the best day hikes and is pleased to share them with you.  These walks are super short and accessible whilst being absolutely amazing! No matter […]

New Zealand Highlights – A Nation-Wide Must-See List!

New Zealand is filled with must-see highlights! From the tip of the north to the bottom of the south, these are the New Zealand highlights that every kiwi and visitor should experience! To bring you the best of Aotearoa, we reached out to the most knowledgeable travel writers in the country. Because who better to […]

Become Kiwi Guardians! Free Enviro-Challenges That’ll Keep the Kids Entertained These Holidays

If you’re a parent with kids in New Zealand you need to know about the Kiwi Guardian programme! Whether your kids already love the outdoors or could do with a little encouragement to get outside, this fantastic free initiative will help the whole whānau make the most of New Zealand’s incredible environment. Toyota Kiwi Guardians: […]

An Introduction to Freedom Camping in New Zealand

Many long-term travellers choose to go freedom camping in New Zealand. Doing so is an excellent way to save money whilst enjoying the very best of Aotearoa. The following guide will talk you through everything you need to know to enjoy the best freedom camping New Zealand offers. Is traveling widely around New Zealand top […]

10 of the Best Surf Beaches New Zealand Has on Offer – Surf’s Up!

Though it surprises some – New Zealand is a surfing mecca. With a whopping 15,000 kilometres of coastline ringing these islands, it’s not hard to catch a wave! From the tip of beautiful sub-tropical Northland, right town to the icy Southern Ocean around Invercargill and remote Steward Island, New Zealand’s surfing is wonderfully diverse. Along […]

The Best Time to Visit New Zealand: Considering the Seasons in Aotearoa

For the most part, New Zealand has a mild climate that makes travelling at any time of year possible.  With that said though, if you’re planning a trip to Aotearoa, you’ll want to know; when is the best time to visit New Zealand? Nobody wants bad weather to get in the way of their plans […]