Deep blue water, hundreds of metres deep - I've seen mates shudder and become absolutely terrified at the thought of leaping into this zone.
Visitors travelling Marlborough wine country will have the new wine trail map at their fingertips.
The message that there is still plenty to do in Marlborough without a car is getting picked up, Destination Marlborough says.
If you haven't met your inner camper yet, chances are they're relaxing at, or exploring one of our lovely Marlborough DOC campsites.
The weathered old character, with a face that suggested he'd been around a lot longer than me, was anxious to chat.
ELIZABETH LATHAM - © Fairfax NZ NewsMoutere is without a doubt a beautiful part of our region. It is so productive, the land so fecund, it is the perfect spot to celebrate what it means to live here.
Marlborough is proving to be a top holiday destination for Australian tourists, who spent $26 million in the province
The property we stayed in during our time at Auriat was estimated to be more than 250 years old.
The geese have long gone. So have the whales and the swallows.
I land at Los Angeles Airport tired and jetlagged like everybody traveling longhaul economy, only to join a snaking queue for the obligatory post-9/11 security screening.
Ritual Cafe on Maxwell Rd celebrates its first birthday this month, and has extended its hours to meet demand.
Marfells Beach campsite between Seddon and Ward is open for Labour Weekend.
The road through Molesworth Station will be open from this weekend, the Department of Conservation says.
At the 2013 Marlborough A&P Association annual show, on Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9, there is so much to see and do.
There is one place in the world where you can experience something truly unique . . . so I had to go to Maho
BRENDA WEBB - The Marlborough ExpressOther people's animals, I've decided, are like other people's children.
Kaikoura is home to one of the best marine encounters in the world, according to the Lonely Planet.
One year ago this month we pulled our kids out of pre-school, waved goodbye to friends and work
You cannot put your life on hold and reactivate it when you finish work. Life is for living.
Tourism New Zealand filmed a television advertisement at Sounds Retreat in the Marlborough Sounds on Friday.
The Coastal Pacific train between Christchurch and Picton resumed its service on Friday
I looked my companion in the eye and in a moment of mutual connectedness, made another proposition.
ELIZABETH BEAN - © Fairfax NZ NewsOPINION: The day we went up to Rainbow was picture book-perfect.
Trampers visiting Abel Tasman National Park this summer will be able to recuperate better than ever.
I almost bump my head on the sky. I can tickle the stars.
While most of our Caribbean passages were downwind, since heading north we've had our share of windward sailing.
The new managers of the Mistletoe Bay Eco Village say they've found all their dream jobs rolled into one.
This week DOC community relations ranger Clare Duston talks about the beautiful Okiwi Bay walks
As an adolescent I got kicked out of Eden Park stadium in Auckland for throwing beer up into the terraces with mates during a Mexican wave.
BRENDA WEBB - The Marlborough Express"So, you guys are off a boat then?"
In France, they don't call their national day Bastille Day like the English-speaking world.
Within minutes of the tourist bus pulling away, we found ourselves alone and standing quietly next to the Lochnagar crater, created by the biggest man-made explosion of its day.
The Wither Hills Farm Park tracks have recorded their millionth visitor
DAVE MONK - The Marlborough ExpressThe man I bought it off said "it's a good car".
The sickening crunch was quickly followed by acute pain and a hollow feeling in my mouth.
Eleven tourism product buyers have seen first-hand the attractions of Marlborough.
Daylight bounced off the starboard wing, reflecting its way through our cabin
Their faces strained under the weight of the giant penis riding on their backs and shoulders.
St Arnaud has a new hub which has created jobs and a base aimed at enhancing its reputation as a centre for classic boats.
"What on earth do you do all day on a boat?"
Grand Pacific Tours annual drivers' conference in Blenheim has been fantastic
Come on over Wellingtonians. Escape the winter blues with a trip to Marlborough and Nelson.
OPINION: American Jared Levy grabbed his passport and left Hamilton for an awfully big adventure down south
Two kilometres into our "half mile stroll" we wonder if our Kiwi accents have led us astray.
Boating holidays are never straightforward as Tracy Neal discovered during a recent trip in Queen Charlotte Sound.
Blenheim is ranked as one of online travel organiser Trip Advisor's top 10 NZ destinations for 2013
Eleven American travel agency owners and managers enjoyed Marlborough
Recalling his first rail-ferry crossing in 1962, ROY SINCLAIR makes the trip half a century later
DAVE MONK - The Marlborough ExpressDulcet tones from a modern pop group merged with the aroma of cappuccinos as we sat in a swanky Parnell cafe
You can't really say that you've seen the Marlborough Sounds until you have stood on the top of Mt Stokes