Art & Culture

Fill your gap year with art and culture with these activities. We’re talking museums, Maori cultural performances, classic Kiwi pastimes, and so much more!

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11 Nelson Art Galleries That Will Inspire You

Nelson art galleries you can’t miss! Nelson might be famous for its […]

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The Best Places to Watch Rugby in New Zealand

Where to watch rugby in New Zealand. That oval ball means a […]

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Where to Get a Tattoo in New Zealand?

What is the best place to get ink during your New Zealand […]

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10 Tips to Find Greenstone in Hokitika

How to find greenstone in Hokitika. Hokitika is world famous for its […]

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8 Cultural Experiences in Auckland

Where to find cultural experiences in Auckland. What great city is a […]

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5 Reasons to Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds

Step into history in the Bay of Islands. One of New Zealand’s most […]

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The Two Dunedin Railways

Explore Otago by train! As soon as you lay eyes on the […]

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10 Reasons Why The Te Papa Museum is Simply Unmissable

Because learning is fun! Aside from the fact that the entry to […]

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10 Loneliest Lighthouses in New Zealand

Isolated on the edge of New Zealand… With more than 15000km of coastline, […]

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13 Places to Experience Maori Culture in New Zealand

Learn about Maori traditions in New Zealand. Hangi, hongi, haka, poi, whanau, […]

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Maori Etiquette: What to do When Visiting a Marae

A Quick guide to visiting a Marae. New Zealand’s Maori culture is […]

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10 Picture Perfect Bridges in New Zealand

New Zealand’s brilliant bridges! With so many hills in New Zealand, it […]

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10 Funny Place Names in New Zealand

Funniest Place Names in New Zealand. Maoris and Europeans alike have clearly […]

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22 BIG Things in New Zealand

The largest New Zealand sculptures! New Zealand may be a small country […]

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