The rain had settled in. Mist crept over the brows of hills, brooding and moody.
Cycling in Hokianga. © Alistair Guthrie
Bay Of Plenty Region
Hawke's Bay Region
Lake Taupō Region
Tararua / Manawatū / Rangitīkei Region
Pacific Coast Highway
Thermal Explorer Highway
Twin Coast Discovery Highway
How the World Began There's literally nothing like Rotorua's Waimangu Volcanic Valley anywhere else in the world. It's the world's youngest geothermal system, the only . . . More . . .
Travelling the less-sandy side of the Coromandel Peninsula with no plans and a child on board. What could possibly go wrong? Read the story . . .
Welcome to Regal Residency Auckland. Located in the east of city, having some of the best views across the Auckland Harbour and just off the . . . More . . .
Things to do
Enjoy a magical cacophony of native birdsong on these short walks, as well as stunning views of the surrounding islands. Read the story . . .
TAURANGA'S NEWEST MOTEL - Opened in 2014. Excellent location, Excellent Service and all brand new amenities! A great sleep - top of the range beds . . . More . . .
Some people were terribly excited when Lonely Planet named Waiheke Island as the ﬁfth-best holiday destination in the world. Read the story . . .
AWATEA PARK MOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTRE is situated on the edge of beautiful and tranquil Awatea Park. Although situated in the heart of Palmerston North, . . . More . . .
The Long Bay-Ōkura Marine Reserve protects a variety of coastal habitats, including sandy beaches, rocky reefs, estuarine mudflats and mangroves. Read the story . . .
Charming alpine setting offering guests quiet comfortable accommodation. Centrally located in the beautiful alpine location of Ohakune village, the nearest town to Turoa ski field, . . . More . . .
The Motu Manawa–Pollen Island Marine Reserve, adjacent to Auckland's Northwestern motorway protects 500ha of the inner reaches of the Waitemata Harbour. Read the story . . .
Welcome to Matariki Motor Lodge Te Awamutu, Waikato, New Zealand, we are Te Awamutu's newest motel complex offering spacious and quiet accommodation. . . . More . . .
The warm and sheltered waters of the Hauraki Gulf and its more than 50 islands have been home to humans for a thousand years... Read the story . . .
Great Barrier Island
Stunningly beautiful Great Barrier Island offers a truly back-to-nature experience.Remote and rugged, "the Barrier" is a great place to really escape the rigours of a . . . More . . .
This is a land of two coasts: the white-sand beaches opening onto the benign waters of the Hauraki Gulf and the black sand shores of the west coast. Read the story . . .
15 waterfront studio, 1 and 2 bedroom units, each with it's own verandah/balcony facing out over the water of Mill Bay. . . . More . . .
Even though the North Shore is well-settled, it still has its wild places: pockets of bush persist within the suburbs and its string of safe beaches are never overly crowded. Read the story . . .