Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)
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Tips on how to beat the crowds, save time and money and find the best local spots for wildlife spotting, hiking and diving. The map covers the North and South Islands, Stewart Island and inset maps show many of the numerous outlying islands, including Chatham, Campbell, Antipodes, Kermadec and Auckland Islands. Covers The North Island: Auckland, Northland, The Central North Island, Wellington and the South; The South Island: Marlborough and Nelson, Canterbury; and the West Coast, Otago and Southland. The Pants of Perspective is a witty, colourful and at times painfully raw account of a journey to the edge of what a woman believes herself to be capable of.
In 2011, the Johnson family of four left their comfortable home in the Pacific Northwest, trading it in for a life of. Once a Land of Birds, Book 1 in the trilogy, Cry of the Kiwi: A Family's New Zealand Adventure, follows the Nams as they plunge into an incredible travel adventure in a land of volcanoes, giant trees, and endangered flightless birds. In Wellington, there are boutique properties filled with contemporary art or exuding mid-century chic, often serving up top-notch Kiwi cuisine. All along the way, Sara kept an online journal of their travels and trials, her stories followed by hundreds of friends and family members. It contains more than 600 photos and maps, plus nearly fifty chapters describing Kiwi adventurer Mary Jane’s travels and work as a nature conservation volunteer in her own country.
Independent, trusted reviews written with Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit, with options to suit every budget. Hike up mountains and glaciers, taste world-class wines, go whale-watching or enjoy spectacular coastal drives - DK Eyewitness Travel Guide New Zealand covers the must-see sights and the hidden corners, so you won't miss a thing. Thankfully, for those on smaller budgets, New Zealand has plenty of small holiday homes known as “baches” (short for bachelor pads) to rent. Sydney's Seven Bridges Walk (Australia) The Routeburn Track (New Zealand) Kokoda Track (Papua New Guinea) About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. It draws adventure-seekers from across the globe to leap off bridges and thrash through surging rivers, yet it’s one of the most laid-back places on Earth, with endless opportunities to soak, laze and wander amid truly beautiful scenery.
About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. On South Island, head to Queenstown, aka “the adrenaline capital of the world”, to test your mettle with some of the most extreme and exhilarating experiences on the planet, including jetboating, quad biking, parasailing and zip-lining just for starters. Series Overview: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations.You'll also find our content online, on mobile, video and in 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more.
At the Waitomo Caves, there’s a rather different activity on offer — “black water rafting”, where you can climb into a wetsuit and clamber through subterranean tunnels before floating along an underground river lit by tiny glow-worms clinging to the stalactites above like an endless starry sky. Anna was never anything like those ‘real’ runners on telly – all spindly limbs, tiny shorts and split times – but when she read about New Zealand’s 3,000-kilometre-long Te Araroa Trail, she began to wonder… perhaps being a ‘real’ runner was overrated. The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s New Zealandis our most comprehensive guide to the country, and is designed to immerse you in the culture and help you discover the best sights and get off the beaten track. It has city maps too - but we suppleemented these with maps from the tourist agencies in Auckland and Bay of Islands. In 2011, the Johnson family of four left their comfortable home in the Pacific Northwest, trading it in for a life of unpredictability, adventure, and joy aboard their 38-foot sailboat, Wondertime.Check out Lonely Planet’s New Zealand’s North Islandor New Zealand’s South Island for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.
About Rough Guides: Rough Guides have been inspiring travellers for over 35 years, with over 30 million copies sold globally.More than 1,100 full-color photographs, detailed street-by-street maps, and listings of all major attractions help provide endless fun for any vacation. My typical response is to say luck has little to do with it, that we've worked so very hard, made many difficult decisions, and given up so much for so many years to get to this place on the Earth.