These popular, compact and colourful guidebooks are perfect for planning your holiday whether for a city break, regional tour or a long-haul destination. This extensive series is packed full of information about where to go and what to see, as well as walks and tours, feature spreads on cultural background and other aspects, restaurant and accommodation listings and practical information. "Travellers New Zealand" takes you to the highlights of this stunning destination. New Zealand offers an amazing range of scenery, a vast range of activities, some sophisticated cities, superb skiing and surfing, and some excellent wines.
Highlights of "Travellers New Zealand" include: background information on the land and people, history, governance and culture; what to see in Auckland and Northland, in the Bay of Islands, Taupo and Lake Taupo, Wellington and Taranaki, Nelson and Marlborough, the Central South Island, Christchurch, the Deep South, Queenstown, the Routeburn Track; suggestions for 10 walks and tours aided by colourful maps and photographs; colourful features on hot lakes and volcanoes, ecotourism, Maori arts, crafts and dance, historic houses, early explorers, Maori society, whale and dolphin watching and sheep; and active highlights featuring ballooning, bungee-jumping, jet-boating, walking, white-water rafting.