Franz Josef's biggest problem isn't climate change - it's Covid-19
With 80 per cent of tourism wiped out by the pandemic, the once popular West Coast destination is facing extinction.
Blackball: The tiny West Coast town that refused to die
From a history of coal and cannabis, to a writers’ festival and forest track – Blackball is at the heart of the West Coast's renaissance.
NZ bike route stars in book on world's ultimate cycling trips
The book features 35 handpicked destinations for the best slow travel on two wheels.
Stuck on ideas for keeping the kids occupied? Get on your bike
When it comes to good old-fashioned family fun, it’s hard to beat biking.
The 'breathtaking' spot this golf guru is desperate to visit
Olna Ford loves the South Island and this is the next place she wants to visit.
Winter wonderlands: Where to see the best scenery
Many of Aotearoa’s highways, byways, railways and skyways become even more spectacular during the cooler months.
West Coast restaurant's whole fresh outlook gathering a wild reputation
When Alisha McIntosh was diagnosed with arthritis at 35, she turned to wholefoods – and took her South Island eatery with her.
Time to get on your bike on the Heaphy Track
Between its wilderness scenery, natural wonders and mostly friendly terrain, it’s up there with the best.
Love birdlife? This is the Kiwi trail for you
“There were robins all over the place. We saw lots of other species. It was the best birdlife we’ve come across on a walk like this.”
The tiny town near the last resting place of old moa bones
It's a place so special, you can still see entire moa skeletons lying in a 35 million-year-old cave system.
Beer, rainbows and mountain oysters: Five events to check out this weekend
After the recent alert levels “wobble”, events are hoping to get back to normal around the country.