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How to Create the Perfect New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

The Ultimate New Zealand Road Trip Planner! Experience 10 holidays in one […]

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The Best Campervan Rental Companies in Auckland

Auckland Campervan Rental Companies to consider for your next road trip! Starting […]

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The Best Family Car Rentals in New Zealand

What are the best car rentals in New Zealand for families? Picking […]

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What is the Best Rain Jacket for New Zealand?

Which rain jacket to buy for New Zealand. The rain isn’t messing […]

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10 Ways to Save $$$ On Your Cruise to New Zealand

How to save money on a cruise to New Zealand. Cruises are […]

THL Mark Clinton

The Best Family Campervan Rentals in New Zealand

Family-friendly campervan hire in New Zealand. There’s a lot of variety and […]

THL

The Best National Bus Tours in New Zealand

Comparison of the National New Zealand bus tours. New Zealand is a […]

THL

The Best Backpacker Bus Tours in New Zealand

Which New Zealand backpacker bus tour to choose? Want to see New […]

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Tuvalu – Guide for Backpackers

Travelling to Tuvalu. The world’s smallest country is the destination for free-spirited […]

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10 Things to Know About New Zealand Car Insurance

How New Zealand car insurance works. If you’re new to New Zealand […]

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What You Need to Know About Flying with Air New Zealand

The essential guide to flying with Air New Zealand. New Zealand’s own […]

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Planning a Trip to New Caledonia from New Zealand

Next stop, New Caledonia! The South Pacific is a place that many […]

Tourism NZ Julian Apse

New Zealand Weather in January

What is the weather like in January in New Zealand? Heading to […]

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Guide to The New Zealand Climate

What is the climate in new Zealand like? New Zealand’s climate is […]

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What is the Best Backpack for New Zealand?

Which backpack to choose for New Zealand? It’s going to be your […]

Tourism NZ Miles Holden

New Zealand Weather in February

What is the weather like in February in New Zealand? Thinking of […]

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How to Transfer Money Without a Bank Account

How to spend money in New Zealand without a bank account. Coming […]

Tourism NZ David Lambroughton

New Zealand Weather in May

What is the weather like in New Zealand in May? Want to […]

Tourism NZ Julian Apse

New Zealand Weather in June

What is the Weather like in June in New Zealand? Planning a […]

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Carpooling: The Super Fun (and Cheap) Way to Get Around New Zealand

A quick guide to carpooling in New Zealand. New Zealand is a […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand Weather in July

What is the weather like in July in New Zealand? Welcome to […]

Tourism NZ Julian Apse

New Zealand Weather in August

What is the weather like in New Zealand in August? Welcome to […]

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New Zealand Weather in September

What is the weather like in New Zealand in September? September is […]

Tourism NZ Julian Apse

New Zealand Weather in October

What is the weather like in October in New Zealand? Travelling New […]

Mark Clinton THL

11 Essentials to Pack for a New Zealand Campervan Trip

What to pack for a New Zealand Campervan road trip? A campervan […]

Tourism NZ Adam Bryce

New Zealand Weather in December

What is the weather like in December? Travelling to New Zealand in […]

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New Zealand Rental Car Insurance: Explained!

A simple guide to car rental insurance in New Zealand. Comparing car […]

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Renting a Campervan in Winter: New Zealand Road Trip Tips

Tops tips to help you have an epic New Zealand campervan trip […]

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How to Hire a Car in New Zealand Without a Credit Card

Hiring a vehicle without a credit card. Let’s be honest. Not everyone […]

THL

Step-By-Step Guide to Renting Your First Motorhome

What you need to know before renting your first motorhome. A motorhome […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Car Rental Companies in New Zealand

Which car rental company to choose in New Zealand? New Zealand is […]

Jucy Rentals

10 Types of Cheap Accommodation in New Zealand

Where to stay for free or cheap in New Zealand? It’s no […]

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How to Save Money on Accommodation When Travelling New Zealand

Solutions for cheap accommodation! New Zealand is a country of big landscapes, […]

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Where Can You Camp in New Zealand if Your Campervan is Not Self-Contained?

Camping with a non self-contained vehicle. When researching about campervan travel in […]

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10 Flying Etiquette Rules That Will Make Your Next Flight More Comfortable

Know your flying etiquette! Flights put us humans in a pretty weird […]

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5 Facts That Will Cure Your Fear of Flying

Don’t let fear of flight stop you from seeing the world! Did […]

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5 Best Travel Adapters for New Zealand

Which New Zealand Travel Adapter? It’s part of every packing list for […]

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How Expensive is New Zealand in 2018?

New Zealand prices in 2018. Planning a trip to New Zealand or […]

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15 Tips For a Super Smooth Arrival in New Zealand

Pass through Customs like a pro! Arriving in New Zealand is not […]

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What Do You Need to Declare When Arriving in New Zealand?

What can you not bring into New Zealand? New Zealand border control […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Arriving in a New Zealand Airport

Guide to Passing through passport control, Customs and biosecurity. A trip to […]

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Freedom Camping Rules in New Zealand: Region by Region

Council Bylaws on Freedom Camping in New Zealand. Parking up somewhere in […]

Wild Kiwi

Meet New Zealand’s First Flashpacker Bus Tour!

The Alternative adventure bus tour in New Zealand. We’re just going to […]

Tourism NZ

Solo Travel in New Zealand: How to Make it a Non-Solo Experience

How to have a social experience while travelling alone in New Zealand. […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

How to Convert Your Van into a Self-Contained Campervan

Tips to get a self-containment certification for your campervan. For the ability […]

Backpackerguide.NZ

How to Get Your Campervan Certified Self-Contained

How to get a certified self-containment certificate. Having a self-contained campervan, motorhome […]

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Step By Step Guide: How to File a Tax Return in New Zealand

Where to file your New Zealand tax return online If you have […]

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10 Alternative Things To Do in Auckland

Done it all before? What about these? Auckland is the biggest hub […]

Travel by Bus in New Zealand: The Ultimate Guide

Everything you need to know about travelling by bus in New Zealand. […]

Tourism NZ

15 Seriously Romantic Things to Do for Valentine’s Day in New Zealand

What to do for New Zealand Valentine’s Day. So it’s Valentine’s Day. […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand Travel Advice: How to Plan a Trip to New Zealand

What you need to know about planning a trip to New Zealand. […]

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What is a Hostel? A Beginner’s Guide to Backpacker Hostels

What you need to know about staying in hostels. When you hear […]

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5 South Pacific Islands That Are Awesome for Backpackers

Which South Pacific Islands are great for backpackers? Often when you hear […]

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South Pacific Islands – Guide For Backpackers

Guide to the South Pacific Islands. Where to next is on almost […]

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What Details Do You Need to Transfer Money

Details needed for Transferring money in New Zealand. There are not many […]

Tourism NZ

Top 10 Things to Do in New Zealand for Backpackers

The must-do activities for backpackers in new Zealand. New Zealand is the […]

THL

10 Best Ways to Travel Around New Zealand

What are the ways to get around New Zealand? One of the […]

That New Zealand Hop-On Hop-Off Bus You’ve Never Heard Of…

An Alternative New Zealand Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour for backpackers! Flexible fun […]

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What is the Best Way to Get Around New Zealand?

What transport to use to get around New Zealand. Perhaps one of […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Budget RV Rentals in New Zealand

Affordable RV Rental Companies in New Zealand. They size doesn’t matter but […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Affordable Campervan Rentals in New Zealand

Best value campervan rentals in New Zealand. When looking for a road […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Premium Campervan Rentals in New Zealand

Which premium campervan rental companies to consider for a New Zealand road […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Budget Campervan Rentals in New Zealand

Budget campervan Rental companies to consider for a New Zealand Road Trip. […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Campervan Rental Companies in New Zealand

Which Campervan Rental Company to Choose for a New Zealand Road Trip? […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in a Month: Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of one month in New Zealand. We […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

New Zealand in Three Weeks: Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of New Zealand in three weeks. You […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in Two Weeks: Road Trip Itinerary

How to Make the most of two weeks in New Zealand. You’ve […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in One Week: New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of one week in New Zealand. We’ll […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

South Island in Two Weeks: New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

How to Make the most of the South Island in two weeks. […]

Tourism NZ

North Island in Two Weeks: New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of travelling the North Island in two […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

South Island in One Week: New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of the South Island in One Week. […]

Tourism NZ

North Island in One Week: New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

How to make the most of travelling the North Island in One […]

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New Zealand in December

What is it like to travel New Zealand in December? Want to […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in November

What is it like to travel New Zealand in November? You’re onto […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in October

What is it like to travel New Zealand in October? Spring is […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in September

What is it like to travel New Zealand in September? Welcome to […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in August

What is it like to travel New Zealand in August? Mountains covered […]

New Zealand in July

What is it like to travel New Zealand in July? New Zealand […]

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New Zealand in June

What is it like to travel New Zealand in June? Welcome to […]

Tourism NZ

New Zealand in April

What is it like to Travel New Zealand in April? April is […]

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The Best Car Rental Companies in Christchurch

What is the best car rental company in Christchurch? Renting a car […]

Jucy Rentals

The Best Car Rental Companies in Auckland

What is the best car rental company in Auckland? Renting a car […]

10 Essential New Zealand Travel Tips

The Essential travel tips for New Zealand! Travelling to Aotearoa, a.k.a New […]

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Travel by Campervan in New Zealand: The Ultimate Guide

Everything you need to know about travelling by campervan in New Zealand. […]

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10 Super Unique Things in New Zealand

What makes New Zealand unique? Think New Zealand is just like every […]

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Travel By Car in New Zealand: The Ultimate Guide

Everything you need to know about travelling by car in NEw Zealand! […]

Tourism NZ

Complete Guide: First Week of a New Zealand Working Holiday

What to do on your first week of a New Zealand working […]

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10 Simple Ways to Get Over Jet Lag

How to get over jet lag in 10 simple steps. New Zealand […]

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5 Must Join Facebook Groups for Backpackers in New Zealand

Backpacker Facebook Groups to join in New Zealand. One of the scary […]

15 Simple Tips to Kill It on Backpacking Facebook Groups

How to make the most of backpacking Facebook Groups. It’s pretty awkward […]

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The Essential Guide to Renting a Campervan in New Zealand

What you need to know about renting a campervan in New Zealand. […]

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10 Things You Need to Know About Camper Van Rental in New Zealand

Tips for camper van rental in New Zealand. The open road, ultimate […]

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How to Maintain Your Car for Travelling New Zealand

Keeping your car maintained in New Zealand. So you’ve bought a sweet […]

Tourism NZ

Which Campervan Rental Vehicle is Right for You?

Which type of campervan rental vehicle to choose for NEw Zealand. The […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Should You Rent or Buy a Vehicle to Travel New Zealand?

Renting Vs. buying for a road trip in New Zealand. There are […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

What Model of Car or Campervan to Buy for Travelling New Zealand

Which model of vehicle to buy for backpacking in New Zealand? Travelling […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Getting to New Zealand

How to Get to New Zealand. So you’ve figured out that New […]

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10 Items You Should Definitely Not to Pack for New Zealand

Things you don’t need to pack for a trip to New Zealand. […]

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The Ultimate Packing List for an Extended Trip in New Zealand

What to pack for a long trip in New Zealand. Backpacking in […]

Age Restrictions When Renting a Vehicle in New Zealand

Hiring a vehicle in New Zealand when you are under 25. It’s […]

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What to Pack in Your Carry-On for New Zealand

Packing List: Your Carry-on for New Zealand. Immigration, comfort, entertainment, airlines and […]

Tourism NZ

10 Tips for Buying a Secondhand Car in New Zealand

What you need to know about buying a used car in NEw […]

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15 Essentials to Pack for New Zealand

The items you can’t miss when packing for New Zealand. It’s getting […]

Tourism NZ

When is the Best Time to Go Backpacking in New Zealand?

When is a good time to go backpacking in New Zealand? With […]

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10 Free Wi-Fi Spots in New Zealand Where You’ll Actually Have a Good Connection

Where to find free Wi-Fi in New Zealand. Yep, finding free Wi-Fi […]

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The Guys’ Guide to Backpacking in New Zealand

Guys backpacking in New Zealand. Crazy, men travel alone too! You might […]

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The Girls’ Guide to Backpacking in New Zealand

Girls backpacking in New Zealand. Female travel is such a buzz word […]

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How to Get a Medical Prescription in New Zealand

How to get prescription medication in New Zealand. Being in a different […]

Tourism NZ

10 Damn Good Reasons to Take a Gap Year in New Zealand

These reasons will make you want to do a Gap Year in […]

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Backpacking in Your 30s in New Zealand

How to backpack in New Zealand when you’re 30+. Great news, you […]

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What You Need to Know About Booking Transport in New Zealand

How to book transport in New Zealand. Getting around New Zealand is […]

Tourism NZ

The Essential Guide to Booking Activities in New Zealand

Where to book activities in new zealand. New Zealand is a country […]

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How to Pay for Healthcare Services in New Zealand

Paying for healthcare in New Zealand if you are from overseas. Being […]

Tourism NZ

Why You Need an International Driving Permit for New Zealand

Using an international Driving Permit for New Zealand. If your driving license […]

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How to Close a Bank Account in New Zealand

Closing your bank account in new Zealand and from overseas. The devastating […]

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How to Send Money Overseas from a New Zealand Bank Account

Transferring money from a New Zealand bank account to an overseas account. […]

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5 Ridiculously Handy Knots for Camping

Knots for camping that every backpacker should know. Travelling New Zealand on […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Mountain Biking in Marlborough

Ride the Mountain bike trails in Marlborough! If you are “wheelie” into […]

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Get Paid to Teach English in Asia!

What’s next after your gap year in New Zealand? Teach English in […]

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Hitchhiking in New Zealand

Is it safe to hitchhike in new Zealand? The free way to […]

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How to Kill Time During a Stopover

Things to do during a stopover. Are we there yet? A stopover, […]

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How to Beat Jet Lag in Just Three Days

Get over the jet lag! Jet lag: it’s nature’s way of telling […]

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12 Genius Travel Gadgets for New Zealand

Travel gadgets that you didn’t know you needed… … Until now! Yes, […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

10 Tips to Make the Most of Your Gap Year in New Zealand

Make your New Zealand gap year the best it can be! You […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

21 Free and Cheap Things to do in Tauranga and Mt Maunganui

Free activities in Tauranga and Mt Maunganui. The Bay of Plenty hub is […]

12 Things to do in Taupo on a Rainy Day

What to do on a rainy day in Taupo. Sometimes it rains […]

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7 Discount Cards for Backpackers in New Zealand

Discount cards for travelling in New Zealand. As a backpacker, budget is […]

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Will Your Phone Work in New Zealand?

How to check if your phone will work in New Zealand. Plugging […]

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Buying a Car in New Zealand Step 4: Backpackers Car Insurance

Car and campervan insurance for backpackers. The final part of our buying […]

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7 Ways to Stop Sandfly Bites

How to not get bitten by sandflies. The best way to avoid […]

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11 Reasons to Travel in the Shoulder and Off-Season in New Zealand

Why the shoulder season is the best time to travel New Zealand. […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

11 Free or Cheap Things To Do in New Brighton

Things to do in New Brighton on a backpacker budget. The seaside […]

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5 Free Camping Spots in Auckland

Freedom camping in Auckland. Nothing sounds sweeter to a backpacker’s ears than […]

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11 Free or Cheap Things to do in Stewart Island

Free things to do on Stewart Island (and a few cheap things […]

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10 Ways to Keep Your Stuff Safe When Backpacking in New Zealand

Tips to keep your belongings safe when travelling. Although New Zealand is one […]

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Earthquakes in New Zealand

Are earthquake dangerous in New Zealand? New Zealand is famous for its […]

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10 Tips for Picking the Perfect Hiking Boots for New Zealand

What are the best hiking boots for New Zealand? Hiking: it’s the […]

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Top 10 Cheapest Cities in New Zealand to Live In

The Cheapest cities in New Zealand for the cost of life New […]

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15 Crafty Backpacking Tips

Backpacking tips for the crafty traveller Feeling cheap but crafty? Follow the […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

The 12 Golden Rules of Driving in New Zealand

How to drive in New Zealand Backpacking New Zealand often involves a […]

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Sending Mail Within New Zealand

Everything you need to know about sending mail in New Zealand. Sending […]

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Studying English in New Zealand

Improve your English during your gap year. Backpackers from all around the […]

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10 Tips to be a Great Long-Term Roommate in a Hostel Dorm

How to survive as a long-termer in a hostel. Staying in a […]

Tourism NZ

How to Travel New Zealand in 10 Days

How to see most of New Zealand in under two weeks! You […]

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Planning a Trip from New Zealand to Australia

Next stop, Australia! When you’re backpacking or doing a holiday in a […]

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Staying in a Private Room: Hostel, Motel or Hotel?

Where to stay in a private room when you’re a backpacker? Being […]

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How to Rent an Apartment in New Zealand

Finding a flat, house or apartment to rent in New Zealand. Part […]

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New Caledonia – Guide for Backpackers

Backpacking in New Caledonia. While on a gap year in New Zealand, […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Westport – Guide for Backpackers

Things to do in Westport. Westport is very often backpackers’ entry or […]

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7 Ways To Cook Eggs In A Hostel

Spice up the ultimate backpacker food. In the category of cheap, yummy […]

Tourism NZ

Palmerston North – Guide for Backpackers

Hikes, bikes and nights to remember! Day or night, there’s always something […]

Hamilton & Waikato New Zealand

Hamilton – Guide for Backpackers

Things to do in Hamilton. The main hub of the Waikato region, […]

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8 Safety Tips for Couchsurfing in New Zealand

Stay safe when couchsurfing. Couchsurfing is a popular accommodation option when travelling […]

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Napier – Guide for Backpackers

Things to do in Napier. Sunshine, wine, funky architecture, cycling, mountain biking, […]

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Fiji – Guide for Backpackers

Things to do in Fiji. While taking a gap year in New […]

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Where to Camp in Auckland

Camping in Auckland. We don’t blame you. Camping is an affordable way […]

This Life in Trips

11 Bloggers Share Their Favourite Place in New Zealand

What full-time travellers like about New Zealand. New Zealand is often described […]

Tourism NZ

11 Free and Cheap Things to Do in Wanaka

Free things to do in Wanaka (and some cheap stuff as well). […]

Wild Kiwi

The Best Way to Spend 7 Days in the South Island

How to make the most of a week on New Zealand’s South […]

Backpackerguide.nz

Accommodation Guide to Napier

WHERE TO FIND CHEAP ACCOMMODATION IN Napier. That art deco city that […]

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Should You Travel the North Island or South Island?

North Island vs. South Island. Active volcanoes, bubbling mud pools, happening cities, […]

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20 Ways To Save Money on Car Rental in New Zealand

The secrets to save big on car and campervan hire Travelling New […]

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Guide to Renting a Car/Campervan in New Zealand

How to get started with the best the road trip of your […]

Jucy Rentals

What is the Best Type of Vehicle to Rent in New Zealand?

Should you rent a car or campervan or something else? It is […]

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Medical and Travel Insurance for New Zealand

How to pick the best cover for your trip to New Zealand? […]

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How to Compare Car and Campervan Rental Companies in New Zealand

What makes a car and campervan rental company better than another? Picking […]

THL

How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Car in New Zealand?

How to budget for a car and campervan rental in New Zealand. […]

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10 Things We Love About Renting a Car in New Zealand

Why renting a car in New Zealand is freaking awesome! Every trip […]

Should You Rent a Campervan or Car in New Zealand?

Road trip in New Zealand: Car or Campervan? The image is in […]

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8 Reasons to Choose a Prepay Phone Plan in New Zealand

The best phone plan for a gap year in New Zealand When […]

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What are the Best Phone Networks in New Zealand

Select the best phone network for your New Zealand gap year If […]

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Cellphone Networks in New Zealand

What are your mobile phone Network options in New Zealand? Staying connected […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

What is the Difference Between a Campsite and a Holiday Park?

Campsites and holiday parks: What’s the difference? It’s an innocent question. We’re […]

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Couchsurfing in New Zealand

Crash on a couch for free in New Zealand It’s the ultimate […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Everything You Need to Know About Airbnb in New Zealand

How to use Airbnb in New Zealand … So you want to […]

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5 Ways to Stay with Locals in New Zealand

Experience New Zealand the local way! Friendly, famously welcoming, and a great […]

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10 Tips to Make the Most of Airbnb in New Zealand

Find accommodation with Airbnb in New Zealand. Airbnb has redefined the “stay […]

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14 Inspirational New Zealand Travel Blogs

… OR What we consider the Best New Zealand Bloggers It is […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Where to Buy a Backpacker Vehicle in New Zealand

Get your road trip started! You all know the score: if you […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Contiki Vs. G Adventures: Comparison for New Zealand

What’s the difference between Contiki and G Adventures? Contiki and G Adventures: […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

Cheapest Airport Transfer Options for Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport Transfer Comparison. Auckland Airport: as the busiest international transport hub […]

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How to Check if Your Working Holiday Visa Has Been Approved

Has your working holiday visa to New Zealand been approved? So you […]

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Cook Islands – Guide for Backpackers

Visit the Cook Islands from New Zealand! Visit New Zealand’s tropical brother, […]

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30 Tips for Backpacking in New Zealand

Everything You need to know about Backpacking in New Zealand … New Zealand […]

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Samoa – Guide for Backpackers

Visit Samoa from New Zealand! You haven’t travelled to Samoa while being […]

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How to Sell Your Car in New Zealand

What to do when you sell your car. Selling your road trip […]

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Accommodation Guide to Holiday Parks in New Zealand

What are the accommodation and facilities like in holiday parks? Some of […]

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How to Get an IRD Number for Backpackers

Tips for applying for an IRD Number in New Zealand. Before you […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

How Car Insurance Works in New Zealand

Understand Your New Zealand car insurance. In New Zealand, although it is […]

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21 Travel Gadgets for Your Gap Year in New Zealand

All those clever little things… You probably won’t know you need half […]

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8 Ways to Meet People When Travelling Alone in New Zealand

How to meet people when travelling! “Just because you are travelling alone […]

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Camping in The Catlins

Where can you camp in the Catlins? The lush forests scattered with […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

5 Ways to Find a Car for Sale in New Zealand

Where to find a car to buy for your backpacker road trip! So, […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

How to Check if Your Car is Safe For a Road Trip

check your car or campervan! It’s not unusual for the paranoia to […]

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How to Open a New Zealand Bank Account

Opening a New Zealand bank account. For many backpackers and working holidaymakers, […]

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11 Life Hacks to Make Travelling in New Zealand So Much Easier

All those little life hacks for travelling New Zealand. Our favourite type of […]

InterCity

What’s the Difference Between InterCity Backpacker Bus Passes?

FlexiPass and TravelPass: Budget-friendly travel around New Zealand! How are you going […]

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How to Budget for a Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Trip Around New Zealand

Tips on how to budget for a hop-on hop-off bus trip. You […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

5 Tips to Get a Better Deal on a Backpacker Bus Pass in New Zealand

Save money on your New Zealand bus pass. So you have done […]

THL

What is the Difference Between the Buses in New Zealand?

What is the difference between hop-on hop-off and the national coach buses? […]

THL

10 Things We Like About the Hop-on Hop-off Buses

Why take a hop-on hop-off bus to travel New Zealand? “It’s about the […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

A Day in the Life of a Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Passenger

What it is like to travel with Stray, Kiwi Experience or Flying Kiwi? […]

Flying Kiwi

What is a Hop-On Hop-Off Bus?

Taking a backpacker bus in New Zealand. If you have done any […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

What is the Difference Between Stray and Kiwi Experience

Stray and Kiwi Experience comparison. “Two epic hop-on hop-off bus companies; one […]

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15 Ways to Cut Down Your Expenses So You Can Afford to Travel

Even you can afford to traveL! I wise man once said: “Travel […]

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6 Resources to Find a Room to Rent in New Zealand

How to find a room to rent in New Zealand. It’s all […]

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How to Find Work for Accommodation in New Zealand

Work for accommodation and save money! Make your New Zealand travel last […]

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What is ACC and Employee Accident Cover?

Cover for Accidental injury costs in New Zealand. Accidents happen and sometimes […]

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How to Save Money for a Gap Year in New Zealand

Afford to take a gap year abroad! What’s stopping most people from […]

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How to Book a Cheap Flight to New Zealand

Save money on flight tickets to New Zealand. The start of your […]

What is the Cost of Backpacking in New Zealand?

All those expenses to consider for your big trip. We all need […]

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Long-term Accommodation Options When Doing a Gap Year New Zealand

Your Long-term accommodation options in New Zealand. Travelling to New Zealand is […]

THL

How Does the Hop-on Hop-off Bus Network in New Zealand Work?

How to use the hop-on hop-off bus in NEw Zealand. Hop-on hop-off: […]

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Which Airport to Arrive in New Zealand

New Zealand airports: where to fly to? All great adventures to New […]

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Why Air New Zealand is Awesome

The fantastically Kiwi airline! At some point since air travel began more than […]

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Safety Tips Before Moving into a Flat or House in New Zealand

What to be aware of when searching for a room to rent. […]

THL

15 Tips to Make the Most of Your Backpacker Bus Trip

Golden rules for a trip to remember. Never miss a spectacular glacier, […]

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Wellington Cab Fares: Taxi Prices in Wellington

How much is a taxi in Wellington? You need to get somewhere […]

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The Paperwork Process of Renting or Flatting in New Zealand

The necessities of renting! So, you’ve found a sweet little flat to […]

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Auckland Cab Fare: Taxi Prices in Auckland

How much is a taxi in Auckland? For whatever reason, you want […]

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7 Ways to Get Rid of Your Excess Luggage Before You Leave New Zealand

What to do with all your extra stuff?! It’s hard to leave […]

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Christchurch Cab Fare: Taxi Prices in Christchurch

How much is a taxi in Christchurch? Sometimes public transport just won’t […]

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What Are Your Rights as a Tenant or Flatmate in New Zealand

Know your rights as a renter in NEw Zealand! There comes a […]

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What You Need to Know About Toll Roads in New Zealand

Where are the New Zealand toll roads? As a backpacker trying to […]

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What to Pack for a Gap Year in New Zealand: Predeparture Checklist

The packing mission. The working holiday/gap year/backpacking mission: pack a year’s worth […]

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16 Airport Hacks That Will Change The Way You Travel Forever

Airport: nailed it! Following our popular 18 Backpacker Hacks that Everyone Should […]

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Outdoor Safety When Hiking in New Zealand

Walking in the wilderness! The “great outdoors” was practically invented in New […]

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Arriving in Auckland Airport, New Zealand

Welcome to New Zealand! After a long gruelling flight, you have finally […]

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Health Tips For Travelling in New Zealand

Tips for the health-conscious traveller. Don’t let something silly like “poor health” […]

The Passenger Arrival Card for New Zealand

What does the passenger arrival card look like? Part of your in-flight […]

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Arrival Advice: Biosecurity and Customs in New Zealand

What to declare when arriving in New Zealand. Once you start exploring […]

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Arrival Advice: Passport Control and Immigration

Arrival advice for New Zealand. After a lengthy flight to get to […]

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Care Packages: Restrictions on Imports and Courier Packages into New Zealand

What you need to know about sending care packages to new Zealand. […]

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Can a Girl Travel Alone in New Zealand?

Your best travel partner is you! When browsing the world wide web on […]

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How to Get an ID Card in New Zealand

The Hospitality New Zealand 18+ Card. Do you get an overwhelming feeling of […]

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7 Tips to Have a Great Time in Christchurch

Tips for backpackers in Christchuch! The city of Christchurch has found a […]

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What a Qualmark Rating Means

What is a Qualmark rating? On accommodation, transport, activities and other services: […]

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8 Fun Ways to Document Your Travels in New Zealand

How will you remember your travels? Prepare for the busiest trip of […]

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Visitor Visa: Do You Need a Visa to Visit New Zealand?

Holiday and travel in NEw Zealand on a visitor visa! Just because […]

17 Lessons that Only Backpacking in New Zealand Can Teach You

The more you travel, the better you will understand life… and yourself. […]

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Bus Networks in New Zealand

Bus travel in New Zealand. There is no lack of buses in […]

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15 Backpacking Myths Busted!

Don’t believe the hype! Backpackers do some pretty strange things: some bond […]

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Is New Zealand Safe?

Keep safe when travelling in New Zealand. Good news! New Zealand is […]

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10 Reasons Why Bus Travel is Actually Awesome in New Zealand

Sit back, relax and take the bus: Why Bus travel in NEw […]

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Duty Free Shopping in New Zealand

Grab a bargain! We’re backpackers. We can’t resist a bargain! So if […]

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A Simple Guide to Car Relocation in New Zealand

Save money on car and campervan rentals! The concept is simple: relocate […]

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Self-Contained Campervans in New Zealand

What is a self-contained campervan? For ultimate convenience and to legally be […]

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Different Types of Campervans in New Zealand

What campervan to choose to travel New Zealand? Such variety in a […]

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9 Tips to Prepare for a Multi-Day Hike in New Zealand

Prepare for the New Zealand wilderness. True wilderness is only discovered by […]

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Wildlife Encounter in New Zealand: A Quick Guide to New Zealand Wildlife

New Zealand’s animals, birds and marine life. Being an isolated country for […]

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7 Ways to Protect New Zealand’s Lakes and Rivers

Keep New Zealand’s lakes and rivers clean. 3,820 lakes are scattered across […]

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10 Ways to Protect the Ocean when Backpacking

Simple ways to save the sea. Whether you like dipping into it […]

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Be Green When Backpacking in New Zealand

How to be environmentally-friendly when backpacking in New Zealand. New Zealand is […]

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Camping in New Zealand

The best way to experience the wilderness! Camping is the best way […]

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Converting Your Driver License into a New Zealand Driver License

How to convert your Driver license in New Zealand. To be able […]

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10 Things We Like About a Road Trip in New Zealand

Why take a road trip in New Zealand? Because it’s freakin’ awesome! […]

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7 Reasons to Get Medical and Travel Insurance

Insurance: we don’t like it but we got to have it. We […]

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13 Travel Apps You Need to Have When Backpacking in New Zealand

Solve your problem with an app! Your handiest gadget when travelling abroad […]

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How to Drive in New Zealand

Driving rules in New Zealand. Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for […]

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10 Token Tourist Photos You Have to Take in the North Island

The photos on the North Island that everyone takes. Well, there’s no […]

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10 Token Tourist Photos You Have to Take in the South Island

Photos of the SOuth Island that you have to take! Do you […]

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Buying a Car in New Zealand Step by Step

Road trip Down Under. Lots of backpackers decide to travel by car […]

Buying a Car in New Zealand Step 3: The Paperwork

You’ve looked at it, tried it, now it’s time to sign for […]

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Buying a Car in New Zealand Step 2: Test Drive

You’ve looked at it, now it is time to try it! You […]

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Buying a Car in New Zealand Step 1: Car Inspection

Backpacker car and backpacker road trip: it all starts with buying the […]

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Useful Websites for a Working Holiday and Backpacking in New Zealand

Websites You need to know about in New Zealand Apart from BackpackerGuide.NZ, […]

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11 Ways to Convince Your Parents to Let You Take a Gap Year in New Zealand

Time to leave your mum’s house. Are your folks finding it hard […]

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10 Ways to Convince Your Kids to Take a Gap Year in New Zealand

Get rid of your kids in 9 easy steps… Want your offspring […]

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Tax System in New Zealand: What is GST?

What is the Goods and Services tax in New Zealand? Established in […]

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Quick Guide The Northern Gateway Toll Road

Guide to the Northern Gateway Toll Road. Having to pay NZ$2.30 to […]

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The North Island Scenic State Highways

Time for a New Zealand road trip! So many different landscapes, so […]

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What ID is Valid for Buying Alcohol in New Zealand?

Avoid the unintentional sober nights. 150+ breweries and 700 wineries, alcoholic beverages […]

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12 Safe Driving Tips for New Zealand

Driving tips you should know in New Zealand. Hitting the road by […]

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How to Choose a Good Backpack

Travel tips 101: Pick the perfect backpack! So, you’ve decided to make […]

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The 12 Worst Travel Advice Ever

Don’t trust anyone! Thinking of travelling to a faraway land with naught but […]

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