Akaroa was founded by the French, "stolen" from the Maoris in 1839 and has never been this busy before.
There's a reason Hamilton snaked the sevens away from the world's coolest little capital. It's because it's even cooler.
Lonely Planet declared this walk "every bit as scenic as its rival" - Tongariro. I'm here to settle the debate.
When gold mining faltered in 1900, Lyell died too. Now the area is alive again as one end of the Old Ghost Road trail.
Relaxation and golf don't often go hand-in-hand for this writer, but Queenstown's luxury golf resort helped him find a way to do both.
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.