Good Things Take Time

Globe writer, Leigh Turner, believes NZ’s value as a holiday destination lies in eco rather than adventure tourism. “In the last six years, international visitor numbers have risen 41%. But that success poses challenges for a country whose unique selling proposition in the global tourism market is spectacular, unspoiled nature.” Turner’s leisurely South Island itinerary includes Akaroa, Oamaru, Lake Manapouri, and Fiordland.


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The New York Times Sends the World to Northland

The New York Times Sends the World to Northland

In Northland, “cultural lessons await, as do hot springs where visitors can recharge body and soul,” according to Daniel Scheffler writing for The New York Times. The region is included in…