Home to Lorde, mountainous views, Lord of the Rings and the other country that is…
Home to endless mountains, the singer Lorde and the friendliest locals (also known endearingly as “kiwis”), New Zealand is at the top of many travel bucket lists.
I’ve been fortunate enough to visit New Zealand multiple times over the last year, and whether it’s the mountains calling me (or the number of my kiwi friends who insist on getting married here) I know this is a country I will continue to visit for years to come.
General Planning Advice
From budgeting to what to expect from your visit to New Zealand, these posts will help you get ready for your trip. For region specific planning details, check lower down on this page.
South Island Travel
New Zealand’s South Island is one of the most beautiful parts of New Zealand. Filled with endless hiking, incredible mountains and jaw dropping views, this is the highlight of everyone’s visit to New Zealand.