Approximate Driving Time: 2 hours 10 mins
The last time my kids heard those words we embarked on a two-week epic journey around the South Island. By the end, we were all exhausted! This time, we were heading off on a five day trip
Known as a great summer city with its beaches, harbours and rivers, Christchurch - the largest city in New Zealand’s South Island - is also a popular winter destination. Less than two hours’ drive from the beach will see you in the snow-capped Southern Alps,
Situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua in the central Bay of Plenty area, lies the city of Rotorua. Established in the 1830s, Rotorua offers a mix of natural beauty, unusual geo-thermal activity and a fascinating Maori culture. Rotorua’s name comes from the Maori
Thinking of exploring New Zealand? You should consider a trip to both New Plymouth and Wanganui! Here’s why…
Although still recovering from the devastating earthquake in 2010, Christchurch is a beautiful city and offers everything from museums and galleries, to contemporary cuisine, family activities and lots of opportunities to enjoy the stunning vistas that New Zealand is famous for. We’ve put together a
Famed for its food and wine, funky arts scene, historic landmarks and mild climate, Nelson is the perfect family holiday destination all year round.
With school holidays just around the corner, Wellington offers some fun creative learning activities great for the whole family.
Ride the Historic Wellington Cable Car
Dating back over 100 years, the Wellington Cable Car is a great way to see the city with kids of all ages.
Exploring Christchurch’s Natural Beauty - On Foot
Christchurch is renowned as the city of gardens and many people make their way there for the simple pleasure of strolling through the many beautiful gardens and parks. So where is the best place to stay if you want
Riccarton is a bustling city suburb located on the western side of Christchurch. Well known for its great selection of eateries, this busy thoroughfare is not only a great place to dine, but makes an excellent base from which to explore the famous Canterbury Region