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New Zealand Tourism Posters from the 1930′s

New Zealand has been marketing itself as a tourist destination for a lot longer than most people realize. How to Be a Retronaut found an archive of stunning tourism posters from the 1930′s that market New Zealand to the world.

Guest Post: 5 Quirky Reasons to Visit New Zealand in 2012

James writes for Travellers often overlook New Zealand in favour of Australia, which is really just next-door. But New Zealand has plenty to offer travellers: from stunning scenery, to adventure holidays, to a rich and interesting history. If you’re

Best Things to do in Auckland New Zealand – Top Tourist Sites

It is little wonder Auckland is known to the locals as “the City of Sails”. Built around two harbours this city is dock to many a boat. It is the most densely populated city in all of New Zealand and

Top 10 Things to See and Do in the North Island of New Zealand

While all of New Zealand is defined by its natural beauty, and acts as a playground for the adventurer, the North and South Islands have different strengths and drawcards. True, they are both mountainous and captivating, and popular, but for

Top 5 Myths We Generally Believe about New Zealand

Misconception #1: New Zealand is part of, or the “same” as, Australia It’s like Canada and the US, or Ireland and the UK, the two countries are different. Different cultures, different governments, different laws, different histories, different currencies and different

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.    

Air New Zealand Launches Facebook Ugly Sweater Contest

Now this is a fun way to run a contest. The ever creative folks at Air New Zealand have launched a contest on their Facebook page. You submit a picture of yourself in your ugliest holiday sweater and you’ll be