Taking You to the Edge … and Jumping Off

“Not so long ago, New Zealand was finding it hard to shake off its “beautiful but boring” tag. It may have been renowned for its spectacular scenery – dramatic mountains and sweeping coast lines – as well as for its excellent wineries, but it did not exactly have a reputation as a destination for thrill seekers. But since the late Eighties, a revolution led by the exploits of bungee jumping pioneer AJ Hackett, has changed all this. New Zealand is at the forefront of the adrenalin sport revolution.”


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What to Do in Cool Lil’ Wellington

What to Do in Cool Lil’ Wellington

Wellington is, “of course”, the more “Melbourne” of the North Island’s two largest cities, according to Pedestrian TV correspondent Chantelle Schmidt. Schmidt writes that Wellington is “art, vintage, bars and all-round…