Category: Guest Posts

Expat Info: Can Guernsey Revive Its Battered QROPS Industry?

The Qualified Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) can be a high-yielding UK-pension investment system capable of tax savings and excellent returns if managed properly. Between 2006 when HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) OK’d the pension programs and April/May of 2012

Guest Post: Saltwater Fly Fishing in New Zealand

New Zealand offers some of the greatest variety of fishing opportunities in the world. Some anglers choose to pursue salt-water species using fly fishing tackle. While this type of fishing is not unique to New Zealand, the islands offer some

Guest Article: Top 5 Strange New Zealand Activities

Heli bike drop. By Grayskullduggery (Flickr) The breath-taking beauty of New Zealand’s landscapes was admirably showcased in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Due to the numerous areas of interest and scenery, there are plenty of outdoor-themed activities for

Guest Post: Visiting Your Favourite New Zealand Wine Producers

Industry journal Drinks International recently published their list of the world’s fifty most admired wine brands, and it’s no surprise to see that a few names from the New Zealand wine industry made the list. If you’re planning on taking

Guest Post: 3 Favourite Travel Spots for Kiwi Tourists

India Among the Asian countries, India is among the top destinations for the Kiwi tourists every year. It seems that the New Zealand tourist has a taste for India’s exotic delights. In January 2011, there was a significant increase of

Guest Post: 3 Reasons to Buy a Honda Motorcycle

Did you know that Honda created the first motorcycle airbag? For years Honda has probably been the most rider-centric company in the industry, bringing the motorcycle culture to the everyman. Considering buying a Honda motorbike to cut down on gas

Guest Post: The History of the New Zealand Flag

New Zealand is one of the biggest countries in the southwestern Pacific. The country has a rich history dating evolutionary times and is believed to be one of the first settled landmasses on earth. As a country settled by the

Guest Post: Forget Fuzzy FM, Meet DAB Radio

With its first channel broadcasting in 1995, DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) radio seems to be a late comer to the game in terms of broadcast radio. With FM as the looming giant of the broadcast industry, and satellite radio being

Guest Post: How to Survive the Long Flight to America from New Zealand

A flight to America can vary from 12 to 18 hours, depending on the departing and arriving cities. If the thought of spending this much time on a plane makes you uneasy, do not worry – this is natural! That

Guest Post: What to Pack for Any Cruise

Cruising is one of the most luxurious ways to spend a holiday. Whether your idea of the ultimate getaway is to engage in energizing sport related activities, partake of exciting nightlife, embark on intriguing excursions into faraway lands or just