NZ in a Nutshell

A travel guide to NZ written for a Tennessee paper offers a brief overview of the country, focussing on geographical features and native flora and fauna. Cultural insight is offered by Travel NZ’s Bruce Lahood, who relocated from Tauranga to LA several years ago. “The NZ culture is a very modern culture defined by music, by food, by wine,” he says, using such internationally renowned Kiwis as the Finn brothers and Kiri Te Kanawa, and NZ’s burgeoning food and wine industry as examples.


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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…