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With some of the deepest water, closest to shore in the world, Kaikōura is visited by a vast array of marine life – including magnificent whales. Read the story . . .
Feast on one breathtaking view after another as you travel from Christchurch to Greymouth. Read the story . . .
Ballooning is probably the most relaxing form of transport ever devised, like floating down a river on an inner-tube, only in mid-air. Read the story . . .
This is the place where sheltered harbour, French heritage, colonial architecture and a passion for fine food fuse perfectly together. Read the story . . .
This isn’t a couple of cute billboard-type pieces put up in obvious places. This is a thing. Read the story . . .
Visit this iconic church set above the shoreline and stunning views of Lake Tekapō. Read the story . . .
This is probably the most staggering piece of road you'll ever come across. So keep your hands on the wheel and your eyes off the pies. Just stop often. Seriously: this is stunning. Read the story . . .