5 things to do in the school holidays

All Blacks Beauden Barrett and Kieran Read take a virtual flight at Air New Zealand's 75th anniversary exhibition.

Looking for school holiday inspiration? These are our top picks from around the country.

The best time to renew your passport

Avoid the Christmas and school holiday rush by getting in early to renew your passport.

Passport expiring in the next year? Here's why you should renew it sooner rather than later.

Where women aren't allowed to drive

Marjory Woodfield has made a life in the heart of the desert in Saudi Arabia.

Marjory Woodfield shares her experience as a Kiwi woman living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

South Island's best vantage point stuff nation gallery

First class view on top of Roys Peak.

The panoramic view from Roys Peak is New Zealand at its best and has to be on your travel bucket list.

Trekking in the Land of Passes

Paddy Whittle, Sue Ollerenshaw, and unimpressed teenager Poppy Whittle at 4980m.

Impressive and magnificent as the Himalayas are, our teenager was more concerned with attitude than altitude.

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How round the world airfares work

With a bit of planning, round the world airfares can provide great value for travellers wanting a taste of everything.

Heading off on an overseas adventure? Send us your questions, and we'll put them to the experts.

Car hire in Italy

We start in Rome then Naples, Amalfi coast, Sicily and Filicudi. Should we hire a car?

Cruising for a first-timer

Where to see the Northern Lights

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Food of the earth

Specialist in plant foraging Mel Wright demonstrated where to find edible plant material and how to use it in meals.

Marlborough iwi reconnect with foraging techniques of yesteryear.

'Everyone in NZ is fat' video

New Zealand promotes itself as 100% Pure destination - but what do visitors really think of Godzone?

Relaxed country atmosphere

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Keep the lid on one of Marlborough’s best-kept secrets

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