Category: South Island

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!

Guest Post: Top 5 Kiwi Sounds

It’s no secret that New Zealand’s South Island is extremely beautiful. In particular – the Fiordland National Park in the island’s southwest corner boasts many scenic waterways crying out for exploration. This region is easily reached via international flights to

Gadling Sends a Reporter to Travel Around New Zealand in a Campervan

An unfortunate Gadling writer has been given the task (sarcasm intended) of wandering around New Zealand in a Campervan. Here’s an excerpt: Well. It’s official. For the next three months I am officially living in my car. No, this vagabond

Tips: How to Travel Between the North and South Islands of New Zealand

Though New Zealand consists of about 38 islands, it is mainly made up of two large ones, the North Island and the South Island. The two are separated by the Cook Strait and are about 25km apart, though the route

Top 10 Things to do in the South Island of New Zealand

If New Zealand is the Adventure Nation of the world, then its South Island is definitely the adventure capital. It is, after all, the birthplace of the commercial bungy jump. Who else would think to jump off high ledges with

Pictures: Pictures of New Zealand in HDR – High Dynamic Range

Some say the New Zealand is the perfect country for HDR photography because of it’s dramatic landscapes and calming cityscape – you be the judge in our roundup of some beautiful HDR pictures from all over New Zealand.    

Battle Royale: The North Island Vs The South Island

The folks over at the Hostelbookers blog have pitted New Zealand’s North Island against the South Island in a tourism battle Royale. Here’s an excerpt: Because New Zealand is divided into North Island and South Island, many feel they need