Loved by the locals: Kāpiti

Quite apart from the other delights of Queen Elizabeth II Park on the Kāpiti Coast – and there are many...


Sunset on the Kāpiti Coast. © Justin Bretherton

From exploring our cities to outdoor adventures; our top picks for family fun, insights from local insiders or the best places to eat and drink – you'll find it all on the road. 

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Loved by the locals: Porirua

Situated in the precinct of the New Zealand Police College, the national Police Museum is an absorbing way to...

Loved by the locals: Wellington Central

Wellington is physically defined by the harbour, and its greatest civic amenity is, without doubt, its waterfront precinct.

Loved by the locals: Nelson

In reality the centre-ish of New Zealand – the real geographical center is somewhere in Cook Strait – this is...

Loved by the locals: Southland

Hector’s dolphins. Beanbags shaped like sea lions, and sometimes also the real thing. A petrified forest stretch of coast.

Loved by the locals: Mid Canterbury

You don’t have to look far in Canterbury to find one of New Zealand’s best and quirkiest cafes.

Loved by the locals: Hurunui

I am such a sucker for cute local cafés, and Little Vintage Espresso in Amberley made me squeal out loud...

Loved by the locals: Dunedin city

'Cosy' does not quite do this tiny bar in the North East Valley justice.

Eating my words: dining out in Taranaki

As a born and bred Aucklander, I often have to fight the misconception that great food only happens north of...

Indulge: food and drink in Tauranga

Whenever anyone asks me for a recommendation for a great place to dine, Somerset Cottage in Bethlehem is always the...


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