My Favourite Places To Visit In New Zealand – Pt1

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Many times when on tour I am asked by my passengers  as to my favorite places to visit in New Zealand. This is a very hard question as I, like them, am always discovering new and exciting places. I also feel that your decisions are affected by your mood and the current season etc. I […]

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Places To Visit in New Zealand – The Road To Milford Sound

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One of the most majestic scenic routes in the South Island of New Zealand is the road to Milford Sound, which is probably one of the top places to visit in New Zealand. In this blog post I really only want to concentrate on the road to Milford Sound, rather than the sound itself which, incidently is […]

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One Of The Places To Visit In New Zealand Was Christchurch

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Although the demise of Christchurch, due to the recent earthquake, has thrown the travel plans of many into disarray there are still many great places to visit in New Zealand. It has also seen the destruction of many of Christchurch’s icons, the Cathedral (in photo) started in 1865 and completed in 1904, being just one […]

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Places To Visit In New Zealand The Waitaki Valley

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What a day we have had today, as we travelled from Dunedin to Tekapo in the South Island, an ideal trip to take on your campervan holiday in New Zealand. The Waitaki Valley is definitely one of the places to visit in New Zealand. The various lakes and outstanding views along the way were spectacular. […]

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TranzAlpine Rail Journey To Arthurs Pass And Beyond In The South Island Of New Zealand

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One of the great New Zealand Train trips is the TranzAlpine Journey which leaves from Christchurch’s Addington Station and travels up into the Southern Alps and Arthurs Pass, arriving in Greymouth for a lunch stop, then returns to Christchurch. This journey has got to be one of the most popular all year round train excursions […]

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Things To Do In New Zealand On Lake Wakatipu Queenstown

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Queenstown New Zealand is famous for a whole variety of things to do in New Zealand. One of the top attractions is sailing on the TSS Earnslaw that plies Lake Wakatipu endlessly day after day, ferrying passengers to and from Queenstown township and Walter Peak sheep station. The TSS Earnslaw is a twin screw steamer […]

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Campervan Holiday in New Zealand Rest Stops – Flat Hills Cafe

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One the most important things to consider when driving long distances on your campervan holiday in New Zealand, is where to stop, rest and revitalise the inner person.. In other words “Kai” (food). Part of a common itinerary for the North Island is to drive from Taupo through to Marton, Palmerston North or even Wellington. […]

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