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8 Can’t-Miss New Zealand Adventures

June 24th, 2019

Here’s a tip for you to fit in like a local in New Zealand: instead of hiking, we say tramping, which, if I’m being honest here, is much more fitting of a …


Six of the best ways to escape New Zealand’s winter

June 22nd, 2019

How about a budget-friendly trip to the Maldives? … The island has just two flights a week from Auckland and only one main resort, …. take a two-hour ferry from Bali, or fly to Lombok (on a very cheap domestic flight) then get a car …


School Sport: Mount Maunganui College students fly New Zealand flag

June 20th, 2019

Casey Ward is a junior student at Mount Maunganui College and also the 2019 NZ Junior Wakeboarding Champion. He will be representing New …


Air New Zealand CEO considers political career as he quits top job

June 20th, 2019

Airline starts hunt for new CEO, both within NZ and overseas


Tatler Travels: Heli-hiking in New Zealand With Gigi Chao

June 19th, 2019

Besides helicopter flying, there are lots of fun, outdoorsy activities in Queenstown like hiking, cherry picking, caving, rock climbing and kayaking.


Air New Zealand will allow crew to have visible tattoos

June 13th, 2019

Ban was deemed discriminatory against indigenous Maori employees


News: Naumi Hotels welcomes Dairy Private Hotel, New Zealand, to portfolio

June 7th, 2019

Naumi Hotels, a Singapore-based private hotel owner and operator, has announced that it is expanding its presence in Australasia with the acquisition of business of the Dairy Private Hotel in Queenstown, New Zealand.


New Zealand approves tourist tax

June 4th, 2019

International Visitor Levy to cost NZ$35


New Zealand government passes tourist tax law

June 3rd, 2019

UK visitors will pay almost andpound;20 from July 1


Air New Zealand places order for eight new Dreamliners

May 28th, 2019

First of the new more fuel-efficient aircraft to join fleet in 2022


News: Air New Zealand signs with Boeing for eight 787-10 Dreamliners

May 27th, 2019

Air New Zealand currently operates a fleet of 13 787-9 Dreamliners which chief executive, Christopher Luxon, said have proved to be the perfect aircraft for the airline’s Pacific Rim focus.


News: Air New Zealand launches new UK ad campaign

May 14th, 2019

Air New Zealand has launched its latest above the line campaign. The airline is launching its UK campaign ahead of the summer, showcasing its London to Los Angeles route and highlighting its “a better way to fly” proposition.


Air New Zealand passenger removed

May 8th, 2019

Many airplane passengers are guilty of not paying too much attention to the safety video, card, and demonstration on airplanes before takeoff — an act of obliviousness that apparently can cost you big. A woman sitting in an exit row on an Air New Zealand flight from Wellington actively refused to watch the safety video, […]


Mandy Moore goes hiking and camping for four days in New Zealand

May 7th, 2019

She trekked, hiked and camped as part of a paid partnership with outdoor clothing firm, Eddie Bauer, on its #WhyIHike campaign, which aims to get …


Traditional dishes from New Zealand

May 7th, 2019

Long before European settlers came to New Zealand, there were the Māori. Māori people migrated from Polynesia, and their diet was a mix of ingredients native to New Zealand (or Aotearoa) and those brought with them in their travels. They relied heavily on kai moana (sea food) and the kai whenua (food from the land), […]


Mandy Moore ‘terrified’ on New Zealand mountainside

May 6th, 2019

American actress and pop star Mandy Moore is clearly a big fan of New Zealand hiking trails – despite one tramp leaving her “terrified” of plunging …


Mandy Moore goes hiking in New Zealand with husband Taylor Goldsmith

May 5th, 2019

Mandy Moore has shared photos on Instagram of her four-day hike in New Zealand’s South Island with her husband Taylor Goldsmith.


Mandy Moore treks through New Zealand while on a hiking adventure with husband Taylor …

May 5th, 2019

The 35-year-old actress spent four days hiking through ‘ice, snow, lush forests canopies’ as part of Eddie Bauer’s second annual #WHYIHIKE …


Mandy Moore Embarks on 4-Day Hiking Expedition in New Zealand!

May 5th, 2019

Mandy, and a few of her closest friends, Chase Weideman and Ashley and Jenn Streicher, hiked, camped and rafted through New Zealand alongside …


Travel Hacks: Tencent Partners with New Zealand, Labor Day Chaos, and More Chinese Travel Trends

May 3rd, 2019

Tencent Partners with Tourism New Zealand   Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings on May 2. China is currently New Zealand’s second-largest international tourism market, but flagging growth may have prompted TNZ to seek out this advantageous partnership. Through the agreement, Tencent will help TNZ […]


 

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