Category: Places

Secret beaches of New Zealand

MikkiBee is an avid traveller and loves to share her NZ experience: New Zealand is all about getting off the beaten track. It is full of uninhabited, rugged wilderness that is begging to be explored. My favourite thing to do

A “What We Do In The Shadows” spin-off is in the works

Have you seen the hilarious mockumentary “What We Do In The Shadows” from 2014? Well, a sequel is in the works. The original film centers around a dysfunctional group of vampires in Wellington and follows their funny antics. Currently, the

Wellington, New Zealand: readers’ tips, recommendations and travel advice

The Telegraph rounds up advice on Wellington, NZ. Click to read more.

Cardboard cathedral being built in earthquake hit Christchurch

A cathedral made of cardboard tubes in the city of Christchurch in New Zealand is due to be completed in April next year, 132 years after the consecration of the original stone version. Read more here.

Auckland New Zealand at Dusk


Royal tour: what to see and do in Auckland

The Telegraph in London has a great summary of what to see and do in Auckland, New Zealand. Read more here.

Video: Stunning lightning storm filmed in Christchurch, New Zealand

A Christchurch resident captures an incredible, intense lightning storm over the city. Report by Sam Datta-Paulin.

Video: 30 Days and 30 Nights in Queenstown, New Zealand by Trey Ratcliff

This is possibly the most incredible video of New Zealand that I’ve ever seen. Beautiful! Watch it in HD!

Mount Tongariro volcano erupts in New Zealand

The volcano erupts on New Zealand’s North Island for the first time in over 100 years.

New Redevelopment Scheme Unveiled for Central Christchurch

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND—A convention centre, sports stadium and performing arts complex are among the big projects planned for a new-look downtown Christchurch after the New Zealand city was reduced to rubble by an earthquake last year. Essentially given a blank