Aotearoa New Zealand is a nation that embraces a wide variety of musical genres.
New Zealand Music Month is celebrated in May, but anytime is a good time to check out the country’s diverse music scene. From jazz and grunge, to classical and some unique
Kia ora! Here is a list of school holiday and term dates for 2019. Plan your trips, getaways and short breaks and book your accommodation at ChoiceHotels.com to get the best value.
School Term Dates
Start: 28th January 2019
End: 12th April 2019
Autumn School Holidays
Easter is the perfect opportunity for one last family getaway before winter sets in.
Planning ahead is important when travelling in New Zealand at this time of year. Make sure you have all the supplies you need as many shops are closed on Good Friday and
Located on the North Island’s South Taranaki Bight, the focal point for most visitors to the city is Te Awa o Whanganui – also known as the Whanganui River. Outdoor adventures await, along with a vibrant cultural scene. The incredibly diverse architecture gives Whanganui, also
Like many destinations in New Zealand, Rotorua is the complete holiday package and comes with an almost bewildering array of options for things to see and do.
Accessible by car in under three-hours from Auckland (or less than an hour by air), this geo-thermally-active holiday hotspot
What's your idea of the perfect summer escape? Chances are New Zealand has a destination to match. From exquisite gourmet food and wine regions to cultural hotspots and areas of extraordinary natural beauty, the possibilities for a summer sojourn are endless
With an average flying time from Australia's East Coast of just three hours, a visit to Auckland on New Zealand's North Island makes the perfect short break escape. If you have just a couple of days to explore, here's a suggested itinerary
The charming little city of Hamilton, New Zealand, about halfway between Auckland and Rotorua, is worth more than a quick stopover. For those touring the North Island, Hamilton NZ is a must for any road trip itinerary.
While you may not be entirely familiar with Hamilton
If you’re utilising the beautiful Tutukaka coastline as a base for your next weekend getaway and are looking for a few new areas to explore for the day, check out the below. Take a road trip from Tutukaka to Oakihau and Kaikohe, you’ll be surprised
If you ever find yourself in Auckland with a day or two to spare, why not jump in the car and take a short road trip drive to somewhere out of the ordinary! From the majestic falls of Whangarei to deep sea fishing in Tutukaka,