Creative attitudes are helping Christchurch get back on its feet, writes Rob McFarland.
The city of churches is now known more for powerful earthquakes, but Sue Bennett found a city well on the path to rebuilding.
From the grand estate of Otahuna Lodge, Julietta Jameson views the heritage gardens of the Canterbury region.
My partner and I are planning two weeks on the South Island of New Zealand. Can you suggest a relaxing driving itinerary that allows us to stay a couple of days each in a few interesting places?
While Christchurch shivers in a soaking southerly, Erin O'Dwyer curls up in ultra-modern comfort with a side serving of heritage.
New Zealand's coterie of luxury lodges continues to grow, renovate and reinvent. Max Anderson reports.
Tricia Welsh spends a day in the New Zealand city that’s more English than England.
After being hit by a devastating earthquake in 2011, which closed much of the city centre for two years, Christchurch has made a comeback. New Zealand's second-largest city was rebuilt using innovative designs such as the Cardboard Cathedral that replaced the damaged icon of the city, and the Re:Start mall that features shops inside shipping containers. But the city maintains its English university town-style charm.