When it comes to exploring the beautiful landscapes and diverse attractions of New Zealand, two cities often come to mind: Queenstown and Christchurch. Both cities offer unique experiences and cater to different types of travelers. In this article, we will delve into the differences between these two popular destinations, discussing their look and feel, airports,…
In this article, we will discuss the shortest driving distances and times between popular cities on the South Island, as well as provide some guidance on how to get there. 1. Christchurch to Lake Tekapo The shortest driving distance between Christchurch and Lake Tekapo is 227 km (141 mi). To get there, take State Highway…
Get a full description and see a video of the 60 km drive from Cromwell to Queenstown via Kawarau Gorge Road on the South Island of New Zealand.
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Lake Dunstan is a picturesque man-made lake located in the Central Otago region of New Zealand’s South Island. Created by the construction of the Clyde Dam in the early 1990s, the lake has become a popular destination for both locals and tourists alike. With its stunning scenery, abundant recreational opportunities, and rich history, Lake Dunstan…
Learn how to get to and see a video of Queen Elizabeth Park in New Zealand for nice views of Kapiti Island and an early morning stroll on the beach.
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Learn how to research and find walking trails that are suitable and safe for you as a woman who is travelling alone in New Zealand.
I spent 3 weeks traveling all by myself around New Zealand on the very first trip I ever went on alone. These are the 32 lessons I learned from that trip.
Get a description and see a video of a winter scenic drive on State Highway 85 in Central Otago offering views of snow on trees, mountains, and farmland.