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New Zealand… Money Matters

Currency New Zealand’s unit of currency is the New Zealand dollar (NZ$). Coins have values of 10, 20 and 50 … Read more

New Zealand… Visas and Immigration

Having a valid passport and the right visa is key to a trouble-free entry into New Zealand. Read more about … Read more

New Zealand… Plants & Animals

Since New Zealand drifted away from the super-continent, a unique flora and fauna has evolved, leaving a land full of … Read more

New Zealand… How to Stay Safe In The NZ Outdoors

New Zealand is an incredible place to explore, with untouched terrain that’s remote yet easily accessible.   What to pack … Read more

How To… Choose Insulated Outerwear

If you need a jacket to wear when conditions are so cold that a mid layer alone won’t cut it, … Read more

How To… Use Your Cellphone Internationally

Travelling allows you the opportunity to explore new places and unplug from daily routines and distractions. But let’s face it: … Read more

Budget Travel Tips

The first step of the journey for most savings seekers is to head online, where you can find all sorts … Read more

How To… Take Great Wildlife Photos

Taking pictures of animals in the outdoors can be an exciting way to experience nature, but it can also be … Read more

How To… Maintain An Emergency Kit

Once you’ve put together your emergency kit, you can pat yourself on your back knowing that you’ll be prepared for … Read more

How To… Choose and Use a GPS

Once revolutionary, GPS technology is in everything from drones to dog collars now. Nonetheless, a handheld GPS receiver remains a … Read more