experiences

Three of the best restaurants in Marlborough to check out

Feeling a bit peckish at the top of the South? Here are three restaurants to satisfy your cravings.

Water sports

How to learn about the secrets of the sea for free

Out there in the bay, under the sea, is an entire ecosystem that’s just waiting to be spied upon.

Food & Wine

Gazpacho and Greek salad

Cool down with two fresh Mediterranean summer classics.

Canterbury

A slice of Mars hidden in the South Island

Southland

You should visit this national park with a quintessential NZ vibe

Luxury holidays

Elite club that costs $47k a year offering 'luxury' Covid-19 vaccine trips

Back Your Backyard

Hot rods, sunflowers and epic swims: Five events to look out for this weekend

Summer is definitely here and there’s no let-up in the events taking place up and down the country.

Cruises

Positive signs for the cruise industry with strong bookings in 2022

Carnival says cruise bookings for next year are running ahead of 2019 numbers.

NZ Travel

Under-the-radar small towns and remote tracks - some of your favourite summer holiday finds

Wellington

Plane paradise: Watch Wellington's wild landings from bed

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Adventure holidays

How Covid changed our lives for the better

With limited options to return home, this Wānaka-based couple decided to take on the adventure of a lifetime.

12/1/2021
Adventure holidays

Meet 'Red' Paterson, the woman who kayaked around NZ

“I think my mum would describe me as pig-headed."

12/1/2021
Back Your Backyard

Fiordland National Park's oldest hut warden tells of the weird and wonderful on the job

At 77, Ross Harraway is the oldest hut warden working in the Fiordland National Park. He talks to stuff about what keeps him returning to the Milford Track season after season.

12/1/2021
Budget holidays

Kawakawa's new Hundertwasser-inspired hub is a freedom camper's dream

Te Hononga Hundertwasser Memorial Park is a state-of-the-art facility that welcomes freedom campers in the Far North with open arms.

11/1/2021
Marlborough

Tour company goes all Field of Dreams with 'epic' mini-golf course

But they're less bothered if 'He' will come. They want locals to come.

11/1/2021