Limitless Adventure

“If hurling yourself off of a bridge is not your thing, then how about jumping out of a plane from 15, feet?” Malaysia Star reporter Wayne Johnson suggests. “You may, like me, be so shocked at the speed of the 2kph freefall that you can’t scream — only wonder why you ever decided to undertake such an activity to enjoy the sweeping views of the mountains and meadows. For a relatively small country, New Zealand boasts a list of thrilling outdoor activities that is almost limitless. Nowhere else in the world can you bathe in volcanic mud, hike up glaciers, jump out of a plane, explore underground rivers and go whale-watching — all in the space of 48 hours.”


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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…