With 50 kilometres of downhill mountain bike tracks serviced by almost two kilometres of chairlift over a 358 hectare mountainous park on the outskirts of New Zealand's second largest city – what could possibly go wrong?
I wanted to walk until I was physically exhausted and mentally calm. And I wanted to walk alone.
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers' head chef, James Honore, recommends seven dishes.
Goat Island has quickly become one of New Zealand's most popular snorkelling spots.
Long days are squeezed into a short stay in New Zealand's Marlborough region.
In the pristine alpine landscape surrounding New Zealand's Aoraki Mount Cook.
This stretch of the South Island is an 'astro-tourism' hot-spot thanks to its ultra clear night skies.
Pack a lot into a visit to New Zealand's cool little capital.
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.