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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Stop and Wander Tokoroa’s Talking Poles

Stop and Wander Tokoroa’s Talking Poles

“Tokoroa uses public art to encourage tourists travelling between Hamilton and Taupo to stop and wander around,” online magazine and travel site Atlas Obscura writes about the North Island town of…