Seeing one or two orca in the wild is pretty special, but how about 30?
When I chose this small city as a birthday destination I got more than a few raised eyebrows.
A jewel that is seldom advertised lies just outside Queenstown... just remember your horse and Clint Eastwood impersonation.
Bob Marriott and his wife hitch a ride with Gordon the postie on a rural delivery run from Featherston to Cape Palliser.
No amount of rain could stop the music and dance and art deco.
Here are five events coming up in the Wairarapa over Waitangi weekend.
Experience the famous "Coaster" hospitality on a visit to the South Island's West Coast.