Food and wine holidays
Food and wine holidays
We’re of the opinion taste is one of the most important senses to utilise when travelling. Whether it’s uncovering a city’s best hole-in-the-wall eateries, working through “world’s best restaurants” lists or spending a day vineyard hopping, there’s something for every appetite.
Canterbury

How to spend a day in Christchurch on an (almost) $50 budget

Hawke's Bay

The best new places to eat and drink in Hawke's Bay

Fresh eateries and interesting new spots to try the local drop are standout reasons to visit Napier, Hastings and Havelock North this summer.

Wellington

A Willy Wonka experience in Welly

Unlike Mr Wonka's factory, you won't uncover any big secrets on one of these tours - but there is an almost everlasting supply of chocolate.

Wellington

Three of the best Wellington bars to check out this weekend

In the capital this weekend and fancy a quick tipple? We have you covered.

Dunedin

How to spend a day in Dunedin on a $50 budget

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Taupo

Inside NZ's hidden hot spring heated by a geyser

Canterbury

10 things you can only do in Christchurch

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Central Otago/Lakes

A Central Otago getaway to really get away from it all

Excuse me while we never leave Dalefield, situated smack bang in the middle of Queenstown and Arrowtown.

26/11/2020
Food & wine holidays

I spent $1500 on the weirdest lunch of my life

Mugaritz is both brilliant and eye-wateringly pretentious. It frequently crosses the line into self-parody.

25/11/2020
Food & wine holidays

Kiwi travellers, share your favourite food finds

Got a great New Zealand food story? Share your top edible attractions from around the country.

25/11/2020
Waikato

Make the most of 48 hours in the mighty Waikato

There is plenty to explore in this lush, fertile region in the upper North Island.

23/11/2020
Northland

Lonely Planet: Eight of the best foodie finds in the Bay of Islands

The Bay of Islands is blessed with lush weather for fishing, harvesting, and creating delicious dishes, best enjoyed outdoors.

23/11/2020
Canterbury

Why Kaikōura's Nin's Bin is a dining destination like no other

It might look like a trendy food truck, but this place is an institution.

21/11/2020
Food & wine holidays

These are New Zealand's best ice creams

Summer's coming, so keep cool with these award-winning treats.

21/11/2020
Travel news

Travel offers of the week: Stay in a brand new Auckland hotel from $299

This special rate for two includes breakfast, a bottle of wine, and late checkout. Check out some other offers around the country too.

21/11/2020