New Zealand

Tips and Articles in New Zealand

Once known mainly for wine and sailboats, Auckland has recently undergone a style makeover. Owing to financial support from the city and a vogue for renovating historic buildings, the town is now home to a lively boutique scene. In its newly anoin...
Turangi, the trout fisherman's pilgrimage site on the banks of New Zealand's Tongariro River on the North Island, is typically associated with stodgy, seventies-era fishing lodges where deer heads adorn dark pine walls. The remote River Birches ai...
See our slideshow of 20 Life-Changing Trips. Some travel to change their lives, others the world. But, a truly transformative trip has the power to do both. Just ask Claire Russo, who last year spent her holiday vacation with Habitat for Humanity...
LOCATION Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand START/END Antares Homestay, outside Renwick DISTANCE BIKED 23 miles TRIP LENGTH Three days DIFFICULTY Easy RENTALS Wine Tours by Bike charges $35 a day (64-3/572-9951; www.winetoursbybike.co.nz) ...
About 650 years ago, the first Maori ventured from Polynesia to claim the two vast, primordial islands that now comprise New Zealand. Today, golfers are exploring the country's newest wonders: the most spectacular courses built anywhere in...