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New Zealand Experiences

Chris and Margaret Sinclair talk about their recent trip to New Zealand.

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Wanaka – one of our favourite places in New Zealand

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Christchurch Update

On 15 March 2019 (NZT), a mass shooting occurred in Christchurch, New Zealand. New Zealand’s Prime Minister has condemned the act of violence against innocent people and has described this as one of New Zealand’s “darkest days”. New Zealand’s national threat level has … Continue reading

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Major Shooting Incident in Christchurch

As you may know by now there has been a major incident at two Mosques in the city of Christchurch with many casualties Our priority to all of our travellers is to ensure that they are safe at all times. … Continue reading

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See why we rate the Coromandel as having some of the best beaches in the world!

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Earthquake on South Island

As you may be aware there was a substantial earthquake on new Zealands South island yesterday, affecting  Hanmer Springs, Kaikoura and Wellington. 

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Magnificent Doubtful Sound

A cruise out on the magnificent Doubtful Sound is an incredible experience and one that you won’t want to miss on a trip to new Zealand We’re not sure quite how we could describe it adequately– even the first explorers got it wrong and … Continue reading

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The Milford Track: The Finest Walk in the World

Were we mad enough to undertake the last walk on the Milford Track for the season with snow forecast? Yes we were! – along with another 35 brave souls who we met up with on the first day for the … Continue reading

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Abel Tasman Guided Walk

Along with six other Brits we met up at Wilson’s Abel Tasman Guided Walk Office in Motueka in preparation for our three day guided walk along the coastal path. Darryl Wilson kindly stopped by for a chat – he’s been … Continue reading

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Singapore Stopover

We flew out from Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 – all shiny and whizzy-dizzy with right-on restaurants, computers everywhere and the usual branded shops, but no flight announcements, so of course only just made the plane! Excellent service on Singapore Airlines … Continue reading

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