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Hope you make time to visit Akaroa ...
...a quaint town steeped in European history and Gallic charm with its narrow lanes, lavender hedges, a domed wharf and French street names. More here ...
 
Great Kiwi Adventures in Rotorua

Forget the smells of Rotorua, here's a couple of really cool things to do there. #GreatKiwiAdventures


Great Kiwi Adventures in Ragaln
It's summer, so it must be Raglan! #GreatKiwiAdventures
 
Our Top 10 Farmers Markets
New Zealand has an abundance of fresh produce, so it's no wonder we have some of the best farmers markets as well. Here are a selection of our favourites from around the country.
 
Punakaiki and pancakes that rock!
Punakaiki is a hidden gem on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island... there is so much to see and do.
 
Great Coffee Adventures in the Coromandel
Us Kiwis LOVE good coffee. To tempt you to plan a few extra stops into your journey, here are our favourite cafes in the Coromandel! #GreatCoffeeAdventures .....
 
Great Kiwi Adventures in the Coromandel
The Coromandel Peninsula has some world famous sights ……. It’s also one of those places where you can tick many many many things off your bucket list....check out our list
 
Our favourite things to do in Taupo
Be warned theres a lotta punny stuff in here! You'll LAVA the scenery and you wont BEE sorry ...more here
 
Weekends away from Auckland...
Relax and rejuvenate, here's 4 quick trip weekend ideas from the big city ...more here
 
Seriously ..7 of the best places to kayak in New Zealand
Coming to New Zealand or exploring your own back yard, here's our favourites spots to get out on the water in a kayak this summer ...more here
 
Great Kiwi Adventures start with kayaking in New Zealand ...
Gliding across crystal clear waters is epic, easy and enjoyable...see for yourself here...
 
For better school holiday stories ...
ahhh its that time again, and here are our ideas of some awesome things to do with the kids these school holidays see more here
 
Our TOP 3 places to see the sunrise or sunset in New Zealand
Here are our top three spots- where we reckon it’s well worth dragging your butt out of bed in the dark to see the sun come up. see for yourself here ....
 
Jetstars new regional destinations- so, what is there to do there?
 Jetstar recently announced flights to 4 new regions in New Zealand. This is awesome news for tourists and locals. Here's a quick snapshot of some awesome things to do and see in Napier, Nelson,New Plymouth and North Palmerston read more here.....
 
Show Dad you care this Fathers Day (NZ Sunday 6th Sept)
Throw him outta a plane, push him on the swing, fly a broomstick, get a tatt...here's some usual and unusal ideas for this fathers day. it's an interesting list......
 
AWESOME Abel Tasman!
Every day you are discovering something new in the stunning Abel Tasman National Park! read all about our adventures here...
 
10 Reasons to visit New Zealand, like immediately!
New Zealand has just reached the 3 million mark in international visitors and its so easy to see why ....it's paradise! We'd love you to join us, here's why....
 
I love Aotearoa in the Springtime!
O yippity yay it's officially the start of Spring in NZ. You'll see many beautiful spring flowers on your travels, here's our guide to what you can see where!   read more here.......
 
Christchurch is a busy place, jam packed with great options for things to do on your holiday.
There are so many possibilities, it can be hard to choose. Luckily, we’re here to help with a few of our favourite things. Read More....
 
Awesome FREE things to do in Christchurch...and one that's just $2!
The team at Tourism Radio have compiled a list of some the awesome free things to do in the vibrant Christchurch city. You're going to love number 9! Read more
 
Galavanting in Greymouth
Soon you’ll be arriving in the fascinating town of Greymouth, which at ten thousand people is the biggest town on the West Coast..  Read more
 
Why we're Loving Tekapo
Tekapo is famous ...for a church, a dog and a blue lake....it's also one of our favourite places in New Zealand, find out why! ...Read more 
 
Our Top 5 (or is that 6) spots to see kiwis in NZ
Us kiwis love our kiwis, these cute, crafty little creatures can only be seen in a few places around New Zealand, and here's our top picks..... Read more
 
Hot and steamy in Hanmer!
In 1881, the government reserved the land around the hot springs and invested in extra baths. After that, you still went in starkers...... Read more.
 
Common' lets head to Kaikoura
Over a century ago, Kaikoura was founded on killing whales, so it’s kind of ironic that it now prospers from showing them off. Read more..
 
Cruising into Carterton
There’s a flourishing arts community in Carterton that includes the best of New Zealand’s craftsmen. Read more..
 
Gorgeous in Greytown
Gorgeous Greytown, the first inland town to be settled in New Zealand and a Victorian heritage gem. Renowned as the Wairarapa’s café capital, it’s also great for antiques, contemporary design and locally produced art. Read more
 
Don't hurry through Hari Hari
The whole area is a mecca for hikers, hunters and fly fishers, but Hari Hari itself is most famous as the historic landing site of the first solo trans-Tasman flight! Read more
 
Fun and Frolics in Franz Josef
You’re heading somewhere special, somewhere magical and somewhere freezing! We don’t mean the weather, we’re talking ice… rivers of crystal ice. Read more
 
Fantabulous in Fox Glacier
The popular glacial town of Fox Glacier is tucked snuggly into the rainforest-clad foothills of the Southern Alps. Read more

 
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