NZ’s Hottest Beaches

New Zealand’s four most “sizzling” beaches feature in a Forbes Traveler’s ‘Sexy Beaches Downunder’ slide show. These are: Piha, Hot Water Beach, Onetangi Bay, and Abel Tasman National Park, which receives a “’10’ rating for beauty and natural sex appeal in New Zealand’s smallest but perhaps most outstanding national park.” Forbes says for New Zealanders, sex appeal is one of pure and basic unadulterated aesthetics, not of skimpy togs or a “froo-frooey” cocktail. “For much of the year the beach can be theirs – and theirs alone – for the entire day.”


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On a Road Trip about the North Island

On a Road Trip about the North Island

A journalist for Canada’s Calgary Herald spent several weeks traipsing across New Zealand. In the first of two stories about the country, Will Ferguson details what he found on the North…