Views Up-Front and Horse-Back

“There’s no finer way to experience the pristine New Zealand countryside than riding horses at Rangihau Ranch, in the Coromandel,” according to Lost at E Minor’s Zac in an article included in The Morning Bulletin. “Tessa, the owner, met us with a characteristically warm New Zealand welcome and took us to ride the original supply trail through the Coromandel ranges. Tessa helped us with helmets and gauged our riding experience (ranging from little to none) before helping us on their beautiful horses. We followed her on the trail past kiwi-fruit groves, manuka bush in flower, pine plantations and eventually to the peak of the ridge on their property. From there, the view unfolded. We left Rangihau thrilled by the sheer beauty of New Zealand, witnessed up-front, on horse-back.”


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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…