Waiheke - Island Paradise

An idyll of lush vineyards, olive groves and sparkling white sand beaches, just 30 minutes under sail from Auckland City. Welcome to Waiheke - you're on island time now...


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Discover Marlborough Wine Country

It was the stunning region of Marlborough that first put New Zealand on the map for wine. The shining star here is Sauvignon Blanc, but Marlborough is now globally recognised for many other...

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Destination New Zealand: The Stunning Vineyards of Lake Hayes

A visit to New Zealand's most photographed lake - Lake Hayes - is a beautiful South Island day trip.  But when you also consider that some of our favourite vineyard restaurants are dotted around...

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New Zealand Wineries with Incredible Architecture

When travelling to New Zealand, make sure you visit this selection of great New Zealand wineries that celebrate the art of architecture as much as they celebrate the uniqueness of their wines.

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Destination Guide: Hawke's Bay

Hawke's Bay is wine country. Internationally award-winning, sommelier-celebrated wine country. And while tasting your way around the world class vineyards here makes for an amazing holiday,...

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10 of the Best Places to Eat in Hawkes Bay

We are heading to Hawkes Bay this week to celebrate a special 21st birthday, so it was time to polish off our Hawkes Bay 'Black Book'.

Dean has lived in this region most of his life so this is an...

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5 Best Places for Foodies in Christchurch

When we travel back to Christchurch for a holiday, food is a big part of what we look forward to! Here are our favourite restaurants for catching up with friends and family.


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