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    Jeff is the fluffiest and cuddliest member of the travel team. His flightless nature means Jeff has to use his feet, just like the rest of us, to expl...

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    Michelle Berridge is our on-the-road correspondent. Passionate about travel and insatiably curious, some would say she’s a typical Sagittarius. She’d ...

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  • Wrap up – It’s Wintertime!
    Travel19... Actually I love to travel in Winter as it is the season of freshness, cheers and pleasant environment everywhere. I enjoyed the winter tour in New Ze

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Ready for Rugby World Cup
    Adventurefuse... We are also excited about the rugby world cup and we are facilitating a link between those of us who are attending the Rugby World Cup and would like

  • Early Bird Ski Pass Sale Extended
    chaseone... That's good news that they have extended the early bird Season Pass sale, as I can imagine a lot of people, that would normally have been on the ball

  • New hot pools for Franz Josef Village on the West Coast
    Michelle Berridge – Editor... If you're in New Zealand you can freephone 0800 044 044. If you're overseas, email info@glacierhotpools.co.nz. For more information click

  • Sweet Escape in Arrowtown
    Michelle Berridge – Editor... There are no flights directly into Arrowtown - you'll need to fly into Queenstown (which is, by the way, a magnificent place to fly into with its lake

Although justly famous for action and adventure, New Zealand boasts a wide range of other activities to keep you entertained from dawn till dusk ... and beyond!

Summer Blooms at The Coromandel Pohutukawa Festival Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 02 December 2011

Yesterday was the first official day of summer in New Zealand – what better way to celebrate than at the 2011 Pohutukawa Festival in The Coromandel. This weekend is the

Filed under: Coromandel Pohutukawa Festival

All Blacks Win Rugby World Cup 2011 Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 25 October 2011

Yay, New Zealand’s All Blacks won Rugby World Cup 2011! And we could hardly be more excited. Like the rest of New Zealand, we erupted into celebration mode the moment

Filed under: All Blacks, New Zealand rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011 Semi Finals Weekend Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 18 October 2011

The energy in the air was palpable this weekend – New Zealand’s Auckland City fair crackled with excitement. Rugby World Cup 2011 Semi Finals weekend had finally arrived.

Filed under: All Blacks, New Zealand rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

A Weekend of Rugby World Cup Drama!! Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 11 October 2011

Wow! A whirlwind of Rugby World Cup 2011 Quarter Finals was witnessed in Auckland and Wellington over the weekend.

Filed under: Rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011, RWC11 Quarter Finals

Dan Carter Out of Rugby World Cup 2011! Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 06 October 2011

It had grown men crying in their Heinekens.

Filed under: All Blacks, Dan Carter, Rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

Re-enacting New Zealand’s First Rugby Game Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 20 September 2011

It would make a good pub quiz question. Where and when was the first Rugby union game played in New Zealand?

Filed under: New Zealand's first Rugby game, Rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

Highlights of Rugby World Cup 2011 Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 19 September 2011

It’s the biggest sporting event ever held in New Zealand, and Rugby World Cup 2011 is gripping the nation with drama on and off the Rugby field.

Filed under: All Blacks, New Zealand events, Rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011 Off to a Great Start Posted by: Michelle Berridge – Editor - 17 September 2011

It’s been a huge weekend in New Zealand with Rugby World Cup 2011 kicking off on Friday night – after an amazing Opening Ceremony – and several great Rugby matches

Filed under: Auckland, Opening Ceremony, Rugby, Rugby World Cup 2011

Forsyth Barr Stadium Ready for Rugby World Cup Posted by: Michelle Berridge – Editor - 12 August 2011

With the Rugby World Cup 2011 kicking off in New Zealand in less than a month, excitement is building to fever pitch – perfect timing for the opening of the

Filed under: Dunedin, Dunedin venues, Forsyth Barr Stadium, New Zealand events, Rugby World Cup 2011

Visa Wellington on a Plate – Mega-event for Your Taste-buds Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 27 July 2011

It’s time to take your taste-buds on a journey through Kiwi cuisine! From 5 August till 21 August, Wellington transforms into New Zealand’s number-one culinary hot-spot for the Visa Wellington

Filed under: Events, Food & Wine, Wellington

 

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