NZ has an unusual advantage for NYE: it's one of the few places where you get the chance to replay the occasion.
This is the "Everest of sea kayaking," but the day's peak experience will have nothing to do with a high mountain.
Nothing sets the humiliation bar higher than learning how to play the ukulele.
There's place where the paths of two men intersect, where, in different centuries, both had a vision.
A dolphin slept with me. A whole pod, in fact. And it was bloody mind-blowing.