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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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Things to Do in Wellington in Winter

Winter arrives in Wellington in June and stays until August. Temperatures rarely plummet, with averages for the season ranging from 6° to 12°, but it can be rather wet, and the world’s smallest cool capital isn’t nicknamed “Windy Welly” for … Continue reading

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How to Get to the Coromandel from Auckland

Okay, so you’re in Auckland and it’s brilliant. You’re living it up in the biggest city in New Zealand famed for its art, culture and general good time. And if variety were not the spice of life, maybe you’d stay … Continue reading

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Our Favourite Māori Legends and Myths

Māori are indigenous Polynesian people who arrived in New Zealand between the year 1250 and 1300 from eastern Polynesia. They had a long and hard journey on canoes to reach New Zealand and this voyage became known as the “Great … Continue reading

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The Lord of the Rings Fan’s Guide to Visiting New Zealand

This post covers just some of our favourite New Zealand spots that were immortalised in the Lord of the Rings trilogy. A country this big, a trilogy this rich, there are plenty more places to see and they are all … Continue reading

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New Zealand Honeymoon Ideas

A wedding day can be your best day ever, a feat of logistical wizardry, your third most stressful life event (according to research), and sometimes all of these things at once. So just as well you have a special treat … 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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Where to Go Monster-Hunting Around the World

Consider yourself a bit of an adventure tourist? Love hunting out unique experiences to share with friends and family? Well, have we got some bucket-list items for you…

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How to Plan a Trip to New Zealand

Thinking about booking a holiday to New Zealand? Our booking expert, Laura, shares her top tips for planning a trip to remember.

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