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Kayaking the Abel Tasman: sheltered coves, granite-fringed headlands, crystal streams and exquisite beaches
Kayak the coastline of Abel Tasman, our smallest national park, and enjoy this absolute giant of exquisite sheltered coves, granite-fringed headlands, crystal clear streams and exquisite sandy beaches.
Photographer, author and adventurer Nick Allen explores Rangitikei and the beauty hidden just beneath the surface and off the beaten track.
Rhys James explores the best family-friendly beaches in the South Island that offer up a bunch of great things to do beyond surf and sand.
As if the breathtaking glory of Ninety Mile Beach wasn’t enough, right at the northern end, near the Te Paki Stream, are some seriously steep and seriously fun sand dunes.
Film critic Sarah Watt explores how movies put New Zealand on the map — and how it can be something of a blessing and a curse that, nowadays, most people immediately think of The Lord of the Rings when it comes to local cinema.
Climb the steps of Cape Palliser lighthouse and immerse yourself in the rugged charm of Ngawi fishing village, home to the charming lotto pirate ship and the North Island's southernmost point, where there are more tractors hauling crayfish boats in and out of Cook Strait than people.
If the idea of a guided tour brings you out in spots, you’ll be wanting to bring yourself to the spots you most want to see.
Michael Larsen explores the Southern Scenic Route, a drive of unparalleled beauty and an almost contradictory mix of dense woodlands and wild, open southern coast.
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Late summer is a great time to go walking in New Zealand. The weather's warm, the trees are bursting with colour and the water is still warm enough for a well-earned dip afterwards. We've pulled together a list of our favourite Must-Do short walks in the South Island.
Late summer is a great time to go walking in New Zealand. The weather's warm, the trees are bursting with colour and the water is still warm enough for a well-earned dip afterwards. We've pulled together a list of our favourite Must-Do short walks in the Upper North Island.