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How To… Cycle More Comfortably

Is your bike uncomfortable?   Riding-related pain may be felt in your feet, knees, hips, rear, back, shoulders and neck, … Read more

10 Reasons to Buy an E-Bike

E-bikes are growing in popularity, and it’s not hard to see why – after all, who wouldn’t want some free … Read more

Being Prepared will save your life – Understanding wind chill

Wind chill factors tell us how cold a wind ‘feels’ against our skin rather than simply the ambient air temperature. … Read more

How To… Choose Travel Insurance

Getting Started Before you purchase travel insurance, do a little research. Find out what’s covered by your homeowner’s insurance, credit … Read more

Bargaining Tips for Travellers

This article gives you general tips on how to bargain fairly and effectively. Bargaining is common in developing countries and … Read more

The Surprising Health Benefits of Walking

Most of us know that walking is good for us but recent research has found a variety of additional benefits, … Read more

Queenstown – Home to the World’s First ‘Smart’ Hotel

A first in New Zealand, and indeed the world, Queenstown’s Mi-Pad hotel has just opened its doors. This next generation … Read more

The Paparoa Great Walk Track Delayed

In a recent statement, the Department of Conservation announced a delay in the opening of the new Paparoa Track. The … Read more