Top 5 things Kiwis get up to at the beach

While the rest of the world goes to the beach to chill out, Kiwis line up their favourite activities for a stay beside the sea. A survey by travel firm Expedia shows almost two-thirds of New Zealanders plan a beach … Read More

10 top swimming holes in New Zealand

It’s a Kiwi summer tradition – grabbing your towel and togs and heading to wherever you can dip, dive and drop into some water, but where are the best places to go? Ten of the country’s favourite summer swimming holes … Read More

New Zealand’s favourite summer fruit

You know summer has really arrived in New Zealand when the strawberries come out.  The strawberry harvest builds in the weeks leading to Christmas and you’ll find punnets selling everywhere from supermarkets to streetside stalls. Prices will shoot up and … Read More