A Visitors Guide To Money in New Zealand

One of the major parts of any travel is making sure you have the right currency and ways to access it for the country you’re visiting. Fortunately, New Zealand has a fairly simple currency system – New Zealand dollars can be bought in most other countries, or exchanged at the airport terminal when you arrive…

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New Zealand Budget Accommodation Resources

One of the most important parts of booking any overseas travel is finding the right accommodation at a price you can afford. A location close to attractions you want to see, on budget and a nice relaxing room is essential for happy travel. Some people like to simply find a place to stay as they…

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The Five Most Stunning Lakes In New Zealand

New Zealand is full of stunning natural geography ranging from mountains to forests to rivers, and its lakes are especially impressive. As a region formed by volcanic and tectonic activity, there are many lakes up and down the country that are perfect for recreational fishing, swimming or sailing, or for simply walking or camping around…

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New Zealand’s National Parks

A large reason that New Zealand has so much pristine natural scenery is that much of the land is protected in designated national parks. Not only does this prevent logging and deforestation, it also ensures that the Department of Conservation (DOC) spends time and money keeping the forests healthy, pest-free and filled with accessible walking…

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South Island Lord Of The Rings Locations

Even those who have never been to New Zealand will be familiar with its scenery – through the lens of a camera, where it became the real life equivalent of Middle Earth from Tolkien mythology. Though models and special effects were also utilised, the vast majority of the cinematography in Lord of The Rings is…

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