Ōhope named NZ's best beach in global awards
The Whakatāne District beach beat Mt Maunganui to the title for the first time in seven years, but no NZ beach made the global top 25.
What it's like to grow up next to Kaiteriteri Beach, one of the world's best
Tripadvisor has named Kaiteriteri Beach as one of the best in the world. Laura Hampson fondly recalls a childhood spent on its golden sands.
Get outdoors with the family: Five hikes to take the whānau on
With New Zealand still in the grip of summer, there really is no better time to bring the family into the great outdoors.
Culture, juggling and vinyl: Five events to look out for this weekend
Despite the recent rollercoaster ride of alert levels, there are still a heap of events taking place around the country.
A pick'n'mix Abel Tasman National Park getaway
Picture postcard beaches and inviting azure waters are undoubtedly the Abel Tasman National Park’s hallmarks.
Nelson's Wakefield Quay House B&B is a proper grand dame
This offers relaxed luxury in a heritage villa that’s perfect for nautical nosey-parkers.
'Big hole' left by international tourists
With New Zealanders back at work and internationals not arriving anytime soon, some tourism operators have tough financial decisions to make.
Originair increases daily flights
The Nelson-based carrier will fly between Nelson, Palmerston North and Hamilton daily after purchasing a third aircraft.
Get away from the crowds: Five off-the-beaten-track hikes to discover
If you don’t want to worry about the crowds but also experience Aotearoa at its most raw and picturesque, then here are five day-walks and overnight tracks.
Highway watermelons attract customers from far and wide
“A guy in Karamea comes up with his truck and loads them up and takes them back to all the locals.”
Experience the locals and scenery of the West Coast Wilderness Trail
There's no better way to see the country than by bike, especially when it comes to the South Island's West Coast.