The land of the long white cloud packs plenty of surprises for the first time visitor.
Our neighbour is a traveller's paradise. You have to admit it.
There are three parts to a heli-ski day – the helicopter ride, the immersion in the remote mountains and the skiing itself.
Bungee jumping, zorbing, black water rafting ... what are they thinking?
Chanting ''hee'' and then ''haa'' helps us paddle in unison.
Flying the new A321neo is as comfortable as it gets crossing the Ditch.
It's hard not to be impressed floating along one New Zealand's most stunning waterways.
Nature rules in New Zealand, and its proud locals will guide you around the best spots of this adventure sport capital; for they invented crazy activities such as black water rafting in caves lit by glow worms and flying through canyons on zip wires. You can also enjoy tramping over rolling green hills or active volcanoes, skiing at world-famous Queenstown or perhaps floating through the breathtaking Milford Sound.