Right on our back doorstep

Long Beach

New Zealand beaches are familiar and special, and in their own way, world class.

World's best beaches: Myrtos Beach Best beaches: Quiet spot in Thailand World's best beaches: Papamoa

NZ's best beach

Piha, Oriental Bay and Ohope have their own charms. But TripAdvisor says The Mount rules.

World's best beaches

Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Noronha, Brazil The best beach in the world has been named in 2014 TripAdvisor awards.

Pacific paradises

Bora Bora, Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa From New Caledonia to French Polynesia, and the Cook Islands to Samoa, there's so much to explore.

Best beaches: Kai Iwi

Kai Iwi Beach. Rugged and wild at heart, just like the town it finds itself in.