Wilderness and world-class wines make the bountiful Marlborough region the perfect place for an escape.
The first long weekend in months is coming up - so get planning to make the most of it.
The good thing about steep slopes is that if you can keep the pace steady you get up really fast.
Life in a South Island town was 'boring as hell' - or boring as heaven?
A timelapse video of Auckland has captured the changing nature of the city.