Culture and wine on tourists' agendas

The view from the Black Estate restaurant in Canterbury.

Cultured wine tourists spend more, stay longer, and are looking for a social experience.

Bra fence with controversial past

Australian Prue Kyme-Hobson couldn't resist the temptation to  make a donation  to the Bra Fence in 2004.

When four bras mysteriously appeared overnight, an unknown bra thief was intent on cutting them down.

One of NZ's best weekend walks video

Watch your cell phone reception dwindle away to nothing as you farewell civilisation.

Watch your cell phone reception dwindle away to nothing as you farewell civilisation.

Sleepy Twizel a true Kiwi spot

One of the best ways to explore the canals and lakes around Twizel is by bike.

OPINION: With little light pollution, it has one of the clearest night skies in the world.

Queenstown: more than just skiing

I'm so caught up in wineries and vistas, that I almost forget the snowboard in my car.

I'm so caught up in wineries and vistas, that I almost forget the snowboard in my car.

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Bay of Islands vs Bay of Plenty video

Cape Brett, near the famous Hole in the Rock.

We want you to decide - where is the best summer holiday destination in New Zealand?

Nelson vs Mackenzie Country video

We want you to decide - where is the best summer holiday destination in New Zealand?

Bay of Plenty vs Gisborne

Bay of Islands vs Coromandel

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5 things to do in the Wairarapa

Shoppers enjoy the Martinborough Fair.

Here are five events coming up in the Wairarapa over Waitangi weekend.

5 things to do on the West Coast

Experience the famous "Coaster" hospitality on a visit to the South Island's West Coast.

Women suffragettes get into the spirit at the Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations parade.

5 things to do in Oamaru

With its elegant Victorian architecture and proud heritage, you'll be charmed by this North Otago town.

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