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The Steepest Street In The World Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.22.2016 | Travel

We all know New Zealand is a magical place full of hobbits and good coffee, so it totally makes sense that it’s home to yet another dazzling wonder:...

15 Reasons We Should All Move To New Zealand If Donald Trump Becomes President

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.11.2016 | Travel

If there was ever a time to move to New Zealand, then November might be it. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently joked about m...

New Zealand Has A Cave Full Of Glowworms, And It's Wholly Surreal

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.27.2016 | Travel

Anyone with a bucket list is probably familiar with the glowworm caves of Waitomo, New Zealand. Thousands of tiny, glistening glowworms inhabit these ...

Top Locations to Visit in New Zealand

Sophie Hannah Davis | Posted 04.22.2016 | Travel
Sophie Hannah Davis

New Zealand has to be one of my favorite places in the world after traveling around the south and north island last summer. It is a country when no single day is the same and every corner you turn something else manages to take your breath away.

The Prettiest Natural Art on a Black Sand Beach

Candace Loy | Posted 03.22.2016 | Travel
Candace Loy

Because there's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's sent away. Sarah Ka...

9 Can't Miss New Zealand Experiences

Jenn Brown | Posted 02.29.2016 | Travel
Jenn Brown

1. Bungy (or Bungee) Jump in Queenstown "If all of your friends jumped off a bridge, would you do it too?" Well, actually mom, YES! It defies reason...

9 Uniquely New Zealand Experiences You Can't Miss

Robin Rodig | Posted 01.18.2016 | Travel
Robin Rodig

When a good friend of mine asked what should be on her itinerary for her upcoming visit to New Zealand, I drilled down a list of experiences that would provide the best, most representative taste of what this amazing country has to offer.

This Is for Those Who Love to Travel

Candace Loy | Posted 12.30.2015 | Travel
Candace Loy

It can however still be a lot of fun, if you go in with a smile and wait your turn and choose to enjoy the fun and beauty there is.

When to Turn Away? A Globetrotter's Sentiments After Tragedy: Remember the Good in the World (and Keep Surfing)

Candace Loy | Posted 11.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Candace Loy

It's hard to turn away and pretend nothing bad has happened. Paris and Beirut have suddenly become close next-door neighbors in a little village, inst...

How to Skip Winter Without Missing Ski Season: Get on a Plane to New Zealand Right Now

Emily Hill | Posted 10.28.2015 | Travel
Emily Hill

A land of tree roots and butterflies and sea cliffs: not only is New Zealand a volcanic dreamland, it's also one of the safest and socially progressive countries in the world. Until recently, however, this island country has been inaccessibly expensive for budget wanderlusters like myself.

8 Experiences That Trump Stuff

How Far From Home | Posted 10.14.2015 | Travel
How Far From Home

Before departing on our journey, we created our Wanderlist (our version of a travel bucket list) and recently looked at it and noticed how many worthy-of-their-own-limelight experiences were on it.

New Zealand's 'Other' Island Is A Dazzling Slice Of Paradise

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.02.2015 | Travel

If you travel mostly in the Northern Hemisphere, then you may have always imagined New Zealand as one singular island. Yet savvy travelers know the co...

New Zealand 100% Pure: Shattering the Illusion of Green, Clean & Pristine

Maggie Sergio | Posted 09.24.2014 | Green
Maggie Sergio

Local New Zealanders have documented the wide range of animals and birds poisoned in the forests of New Zealand, providing graphic evidence of the war that the government of New Zealand has declared against its own environment

Snapshots From 18 Months of Adventure in New Zealand

Charli Moore | Posted 08.25.2014 | Travel
Charli Moore

Wild and untamed New Zealand encompasses some of the most spectacular landscapes on the planet. Largely uninhabited, yet bursting with unquestionable beauty, the islands offer visitors a veritable buffet of landscapes to explore, each one painted with a unique palate of color.

Wai-O-Tapu Is Yet Another Reason New Zealand Is Heaven

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.15.2014 | Travel

New Zealand truly has it all, from gorgeous beaches to unparalleled outdoor adventure. And here's yet another reason New Zealand is heaven: Wai-o-...

This Beach Is Too Beautiful

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel

If you weren't already dying to visit New Zealand, here's yet another reason to head to one of the most gorgeous places on Earth. Wharariki Beach,...

How to Take a Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand Without Having a Royal Budget

Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.22.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

It's clear that Prince William, Duchess Kate and Prince George have had an unforgettable time in New Zealand and Australia but most of what they're doing, you can do too... at a fraction of the price.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: New Zealand

Posted 03.30.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Eric Sheper. His photo of Cook's Cove shows the spectacular natural beauty of New Zealand. New Z...

The Hobbit's Ultimate Guide to New Zealand

Viator | Posted 02.15.2014 | Travel
Viator

While filming, many of the cast expressed concerns that viewers would think the landscape was fake. How, they argued, could moviegoers believe that such stunning scenery is real? Where in the world do thundering waterfalls, turquoise lakes, volcanic pinnacles, and alpine glaciers all occupy a terrain with hardly any people?

Vintage Panoramics... Say No More

Posted 12.09.2013 | Travel

When you imagine an excursion to New Zealand, you probably think gorgeous blue water, lush vineyards, exciting outdoor adventure, and, of course, Midd...

Bucket List Adventures You Can Actually Afford

Budget Travel | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Custer State Park is located just an hour's drive south of Mount Rushmore and is one of those places where reaching it is half the fun. There very few places on earth where you can actually get stuck in traffic because a herd of buffalo decided to cross the road.

Hotels in Incredible Locations

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.24.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Some are on the beach and some are in cities, but all of these hotels earn perfect scores in the location category.

Episode 8 - Wellington With a Rock Star

This Is My City | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
This Is My City

Wellington is windy and it knows it. Wind sculptures of all kinds greet you as you make your way from the airport into the heart of this small, blustery city. The place is alive and constantly in flux. Suitably enough, our weekend in Wellington was action-packed.

Beyond America's Cup: Sailing in New Zealand

Melanie Nayer | Posted 11.19.2013 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

San Francisco is playing host to the world's most prestigious sailing competition, the 34th America's Cup. New Zealand, the only country represented officially as a partner in an America's Cup racing team, created a series of activities to celebrate their nation, and the Kiwi way of life, while on shore.

Down Under

Fathom | Posted 09.06.2013 | Travel
Fathom

Adrenaline junkie, city girl, and Fathom contributor Shari Bayer celebrated her birthday in high-octane style in Queenstown, New Zealand, jumping off a bridge, out of a plane, and into a helicopter.