New Zealand

Travel guides and tips for New Zealand, including where to go, things to do, good things to eat and stories about Auckland, Queenstown and everywhere in between.

Top 5 Places to Stopover en route to Australia or NZ in 2023

Stopovers en route to Australia: Are you planning to fly from Europe to Australia or New Zealand? This advice will help you no matter where you’re starting from, be it London, Amsterdam or Frankfurt. Which ...


Hype or Hit? 2 Hits at Dear Jervois, Auckland, New Zealand

My lovely Airbnb hostess in Auckland took great pride in reminding me that New Zealand was famous for its coffee, having invented the phenomenally popular flat white.  There was a time I really didn’t know ...


Running through Herne Bay, Auckland

Join me for a new series of GoPro-filmed runs around the world.  It’s a bit shaky but you get a real sense of the Westhaven running route around Herne Bay.  Makes running seem (very slightly) ...


Flight Review – Latam LA801 Santiago (SCL) – Auckland (AKL)

Welcome to this overnight 15-hour Latam LA801 Flight Review. After a few weeks enjoying South America, it was time to head West towards New Zealand / Aotearoa. I had taken three flights with Latam already: ...