Ben Groundwater challenges the Beauty to take the plunge. But can she go through with it?
The price tag might be high, but with it comes impeccable service and a host of delightful inclusions.
Hit the slopes, try some adrenaline-packed adventures or just chill out in some of Queenstown's finest eateries.
An hour from Queenstown, Cardrona is New Zealand's best family ski resort. Host of the Winter Games, this 'melting marshmallow mountain', provides a soft landing for kids.
Look beyond Queenstown's mountain backdrop and you'll find an ever-burgeoning food and wine scene.
The home of world-class New Zealand pinot noir has a food and accommodation scene to match.
How to combine skiing with the best off-mountain activities for the perfect ski holiday.
Insider's guide to the some of the best spots for après ski eating and drinking in Queenstown and Wanaka.
It might be known as the Kiwi capital of extreme activities, but there's more to Queenstown than bungy jumping and speedboats. The town is on the edge of breathtaking mountain ranges and there are hikes in the surrounding areas to suit all tastes. In winter, Coronet Peak and the Remarkables offer some of the country's best skiing. In town, there's plenty of nightlife and dining options to keep you warm.