24 Hours in Auckland City

24 Hours in Auckland City

Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, is a fantastic place to explore with vibrant waterfront districts, superb shopping, hip bars and diverse restaurants serving everything from burger sliders to Japanese to the latest culinary trends. Sprawling across two harbours...

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New Zealand’s Ski Season

New Zealand’s Ski Season

New Zealand's ski season starts in June with ski resorts in both the North and South Island welcoming skiers and snowboarders to a variety of pistes for superb winter experiences. Whilst not on the same level as the USA or Europe in terms of size or facilities of its...

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WIN 2 flights to Auckland!  #WilderpeopleSweepstakes

WIN 2 flights to Auckland! #WilderpeopleSweepstakes

New Zealand film 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople' based on the book Wild Pork and Watercress written by Kiwi author Barry Crump and starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison is scheduled for release in the U.S. on June 24. Written and directed by Taika Waititi, it is the...

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The Passage and The Painting

The Passage and The Painting

A painting that captures the spirit of your passage...as you journey to Casale di Terra on Waiheke Island, one of Conde Nast's Top Island Destinations. A Sanctuary Retreat on Waiheke Island From the moment you turn into the long driveway leading up to Casale di Terra...

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6 Amazing Ways To Celebrate Matariki

6 Amazing Ways To Celebrate Matariki

What is Matariki? Matariki is the Māori name for the star cluster known as the Pleiades. Traditionally for Māori when it appeared just before dawn in late May or early June, it signals the start of the Māori New Year under the maramataka, or lunar calendar....

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Film Locations in New Zealand

Film Locations in New Zealand

New Zealand's popularity as an international film making destination means movie fans have plenty of film locations to visit when they come to New Zealand. The last ten to fifteen years in particular has seen an increase in demand and respect for New Zealand film...

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Premium Valentines Day Getaways

Premium Valentines Day Getaways

Valentines Day 2016 falls on Sunday 14 February, so if you’re looking for inspiration for a romantic weekend getaway, Black Label has you covered. From city Spa packages to country retreats, we can arrange you a special package to treat your loved one that’s a step...

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