Big walkers spend up

A tramper celebrates reaching the Nelson Lakes on the Te Araroa Trail which takes five months to complete on average.

The Te Araroa Trail is proving a nice little earner for businesses along its 3000km length.

On the trail: Go west

Peddling on a beautifully groomed gravel path.

The stunning West Coast Wilderness Trail, stretching from Greymouth to Ross, is recommended as a four-day ride.

5 things to do for WOW in Wellington

Fashion lovers flock to the capital for the annual World of WearableArt show.

In Wellington for the World of WearableArt show? Here are some things you can't miss.

'Tramping is mountain climbing'

The Marlborough Tramping Club treks through the snow on Mt Boundary.

At 1700 metres, sitting cold and alone, Aussie Jeffrey Kitt realised tramping in NZ is nothing like home.

Marlborough's best kept secret

Relaxed country atmosphere

You've probably driven past the Grovetown Hotel countless times without giving it a second thought.

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Bay of Islands vs Bay of Plenty video

Cape Brett, near the famous Hole in the Rock.

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Nelson vs Mackenzie Country video

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5 things to do in the Wairarapa

Shoppers enjoy the Martinborough Fair.

Here are five events coming up in the Wairarapa over Waitangi weekend.

5 things to do on the West Coast

Experience the famous "Coaster" hospitality on a visit to the South Island's West Coast.

Women suffragettes get into the spirit at the Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations parade.

5 things to do in Oamaru

With its elegant Victorian architecture and proud heritage, you'll be charmed by this North Otago town.

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