Worried about a volcanic eruption? Don't worry – the guide has an umbrella.
The crew in premium economy have time to stop and chat and they do so with genuine interest.
Two weeks is generous so I'd suggest the following itinerary.
Tahiti looks nice, so said the long-running ad. Well, actually no - it looks spectacular.
Climbing into this Mount Cook ski plane is like stepping back into the history of New Zealand's adventure sports.
Once the "cityness" has drained away, and shoes permanently shed, time slides easily into serenity.
There no other resorts within easy reach, but you won't mind being captive here.