A traditional New Zealand bach has merits even on the cusp of summer.
Comfort is king at the Hilton Lake Taupo, which offers everything from covered walkways to pillow menus.
Balance is a concept that can be applied to much of family life, including the good old family holiday.
Visitors to Marlborough might just fall head over heels exploring the region's terrain rather than its terroir.
If romance and food are inextricably linked, Wellington is the perfect place for a romantic break.