It's vertiginous, dramatic and wonderful. Rain is forecast to march in behind us, but the sky is as clean as a new page.
Hitting the road between Auckland and NZ's Bay of Islands is the perfect, fuss-free short break for nature-loving Aussies, writes Julie Miller.
Marmite scrolls and Central Otago wines are two must-haves in this centre for the active and the adventurous.
There are three parts to a heli-ski day – the helicopter ride, the immersion in the remote mountains and the skiing itself.
Raiatea Lodge Hotel is a breath of fresh French Polynesia ocean air.
Bungee jumping, zorbing, black water rafting ... what are they thinking?
Qantas returns to the Sydney-Nadi route after a 20-year absence and does so with aplomb.
Chanting ''hee'' and then ''haa'' helps us paddle in unison.
Long stretches of coastline, vibrant cultural experiences and seafood plucked from the ocean; the Pacific islands is a top choice for luxury, family or honeymoon getaways.