Travel (New Zealand)

The best bush walks around the Gold Coast.

The Gold Coast’s pristine beaches are some of the world’s favourites for a reason, but they aren’t the only drawcard the city has to offer.<p>Bree …

New Zealand

10 of the best travel destinations for July

Summer is in full swing by July and that means you’re probably wanting to make sure you’re sat at the beach, rather than your desk.<p>Take advantage of …

New Zealand

27 Remarkable Things To Do In New Zealand South Island

New Zealand is a country full of hidden gems and picture-perfect attractions. Despite being relatively expensive to travel in, New Zealand is very …

New Zealand

E51HMK - Rarotonga Island - Cook Islands

Hans, DK2HM will be active as E51HMK from Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC - 013, Cook Islands in March 2019.<br>He will operate on HF Bands.<br>Recent DX Spots …

Cook Islands

Ice Castles comes to New Zealand - Vacations & Travel Magazine

The Utah-based family-friendly attraction is coming down under to spread a little winter magic in Queenstown<p>Utah-based Ice Castles has announced its …

New Zealand

10 Best Beaches on the Coromandel Peninsula

The Coromandel Peninsula to the east of Auckland draws vacationers from around the North Island who come for one reason: the fabulous beaches. In …

New Zealand

Man dies at Rotorua's Polynesian Spa

A 68-year-old man has died at Rotorua's Polynesian Spa.<p>He was pulled from the water unresponsive just after 1pm and died despite efforts to …

Emergency Medicine

When Aussie ski resorts left New Zealand red faced

What a week in the Australian snow world this past one has been with powder grins in June.<p>Hotham are claiming 95cms and the best start since 2000 and …

New Zealand

Swing Life Away in New Zealand

This photo was taken on a DSLR camera with settings ISO 100, aperture f/5.6 and shutter speed 1/250. The photo was then cropped slightly and had …

New Zealand

New Zealand announces tourist tax, but gives Aussies special treatment

Play Video<p>Replay Video<p>Play Video Don't Play<p>New Zealand - View from Above<p>With green farms and snow topped mountains, modern trendy cities and …

New Zealand

Top 10 Things to Do in Queenstown, New Zealand

The Activities of Queenstown<p>If you have watched Peter Jackson's imagining of the "Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit," then you have seen the …

New Zealand

New Zealand's Mount Taranaki granted 'living person' status

When it comes to indigenous reconciliation, New Zealand has long been far ahead of most colonial countries. And now, in recognition of its hallowed Māori status, Mt Taranaki on NZ’s north island has been granted the same legal rights as a living person – a standing also recently afforded to the …

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Kauri Cliffs

The draw for most visitors at Kauri Cliffs is golf. But wait! Read on, because there’s so much more to this totara-forest setting. The …

New Zealand

Where to ski in New Zealand this winter

After significant snowfalls enabled the early opening of The Remarkables, Mt Hutt and Mt Ruapehu, the land of the long white mountain range is …

New Zealand

New Zealand’s first zero energy accommodation has launched along the shores of Lake Wakatipu

We all want to be more conscious of the environment and live more sustainably, which is why new accommodation that has launched in New Zealand may be of interest to holidaymakers.<p>The country’s first net zero energy accommodation has launched along the shores of Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown, with the …

New Zealand

It’s official – Prince Harry and Meghan are heading to Australia, New Zealand and Tonga

If you want to plan a holiday worthy of royalty, then you may want to pay attention to the news that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are heading to Australia, Fiji, the Kingdom of Tonga, and New Zealand this fall.<p>https://twitter.com/KensingtonRoyal/status/1005947981554704384<p>Prince Harry and Meghan …

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SKI ALERT: $66 Lift passes: The 48hr NZ Ski FLASH SALE is ON!

By KarryOn News<p>13 Jun 2018<p>Leading New Zealand ski operator nzski.com has launched a cheeky 48-hour NZ Ski flash sale for Australian snow fans …

New Zealand

Top 10 Places to Visit on a New Zealand Fam

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Travel Industry

July in New Zealand

Because New Zealand is located in the southern hemisphere, July marks the middle of winter there. This is a great time to visit kiwi country as it's …

Travel

Be inspired by the magnificence of Europe’s astounding peaks

The striking beauty and sheer magnificence of Europe’s mountain ranges have been revealed in a new book by Belgian photographer Johan Lolos, who spent 5-months travelling around the continent. Covering three main areas, the north, the Balkans and the Alps, the images show sun-kissed, snow-capped …

Travel

This guy has a dream life travelling the world and working as a pet-sitter

Travelling the world and saving money on accommodation by pet-sitting seems pretty much like the dream scenario to us. It’s a reality for lucky English man, Chris Jones, who is currently travelling through Ukraine as part of a road trip around Europe by car.<p>Chris (29) combines his love of travel …

Travel

Maori Conservationists Using Traditional Boats to Save Oceans

Churning seas, courtesy of Cyclone Gita, crash against the sides of our traditional double-hulled Polynesian sailing vessel, known as a <i>waka</i> in the Maori language. With a crew of 12 Maori community members and three scientists, including me, on board, the waka <i>Te Matau a Maui</i> is heading along the …

Travel

Australia and New Zealand

Day 1 - UK to Sydney<p>Fly from the UK overnight to Sydney<p>Days 2 to 5 - Sydney<p>Relax in a four-star hotel in Sydney for the next three nights.<p>Day 6 and 7 - At sea<p>Join Majestic Princess in Sydney for twelve-night full board cruise.<p>As your ship passes Harbour Heads, you are presented with the shimmering …

National Parks

Meandering around Margaret River - Vacations & Travel Magazine

Five days in this beautiful coastal region in Western Australia just scratches the surface of what’s to see and do, but casts an indelible memory<p>In …

Travel (Australia)

New Zealand's must-see attractions that most visitors miss

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>When Jacinda Ardern was elected New Zealand's 40th prime …

New Zealand

These airlines say they'll make it easier to travel between Australia and New Zealand

Australian airline Qantas and Air New Zealand have teamed up in a new deal that the companies say will make travel between the countries easier.<p>The airlines have announced a reciprocal codeshare agreement that means Qantas can add its code to an additional 30 routes from Air New Zealand’s domestic …

New Zealand

Big Fat Cruise Wrap

Need a holiday as much as we do? Cruise through Wednesday with this wrap. And yes, we know that was terrible (we really need a holiday).<p><b>APT Ships</b> …

Travel (Australia)

One destination, three ways: Queenstown

CRYSTALLINE bodies of water, mystical skies, cragged mountain peaks and fresh air that practically begs you to breathe it in — Mother Nature is at …

New Zealand

First 24 hours in Auckland, New Zealand

Before you arrive<p>One in three New Zealanders call Auckland home. Yet ask locals outside this great northern hub and they’ll say they were glad to …

New Zealand

Coastal Adventures in Torquay

<b>Guest Blog Post</b> - <b>Globalmouse Travels and Parkdean Resorts</b><p>Located in the heart of South Devon is the beautiful seaside town of Torquay, the perfect …

Travel (UK)