It's otherworldly – the sort of place a Bond villain might utilise as a secret lair. Except that this secret is one worth telling.
From Picton to Christchurch, the Coastal Pacific takes in everything the South Island has to offer.
Fiji's bure magic allows you to leave life's nagging worries way behind.
On a luxurious private island in Fiji, Pat Ingram discovers marine wonders, enjoys fine food and gets hooked on fishing.
It's an easy place for international travellers to visit from Auckland, but some Kiwis might prefer to keep it to themselves.
This fast-evolving city in the Canterbury region is foodie heaven.
An amazing sight from all areas of Sigatoka Town is the multi-storey Hare Krishna.
A flurry of new upmarket hotel and resort openings, new roads and a renewed spirit of optimism make this destination hard to beat.
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.