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Where the city meets the sea, that’s where you’ll find Whangarei, Maori translation for "Bountiful Land". A two hour drive north of Auckland, is this medium-sized, laid back city at the top of the North Island.
By |Monday, 21 April 2014|Whangarei|0 Comments


If you’re looking for a destination central to many interesting locations but with a slightly rural atmosphere, Hamilton could be the place for you. Situated in the North Island, a two hour drive south of Auckland, Hamilton caters to the whole Waikato region.
By |Tuesday, 15 April 2014|Hamilton|0 Comments

Gisborne & The East Cape

The East Cape offers a slow, peaceful existence to those who reside there, and an equally relaxed, enchanting place for its visitors. With few harbours and a mountainous, wild bush interior, the Cape has been isolated for many years until the road network was completed.
By |Tuesday, 15 April 2014|Gisborne|0 Comments

Chatham Islands

If total isolation and total wilderness excites you, the Chatham Islands may just be the destination you have been searching for. Located east of the South Island, the ‘Chathams’, as they are affectionately known, is approximately a 1 hour flight from Wellington or Christchurch!


This laid-back sun-drenched eastern corner of the Bay of Plenty has golden sand beaches for those who want to laze and swim. It also has action aplenty for adrenalin-junkies and adventurers. This is a town that is small in numbers but big in attitude.
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments

Mt Maunganui

'The Mount' rises abruptly at the entrance to Tauranga Harbour. It is an extinct volcanic cone that towers over the idyllic Ocean Beach, a summer mecca for thousands of sun, sea, surf and sand worshippers.
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments


Sun and fun aplenty, all year round, is the main feature of the beautiful Bay of Plenty. You will never be lost for things to do here.
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments

Waihi Beach

What could be better than a long expanse of sun-baked golden sand, lapped by the gentle Pacific Ocean, less than 2 hour's drive from Auckland city?
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments

Tauranga City

Tauranga means 'safe anchorage' in Maori. The city nestles beside a sweeping harbour of great beauty, backed by the green verdure of the Kaimai Range.
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments

Bay of Plenty

When the famous 18th century navigator, Captain Cook, names a sweeping stretch of sand the Bay of Plenty, you know it must be well endowed with riches.
By |Monday, 14 April 2014|Bay of Plenty|0 Comments