New Zealand is one of the most beautiful, welcoming and safe travel destinations on earth - but like anywhere, as a traveller you do need to be aware of any potential risks and make smart decisions when you are planning your visit.
We've been hosting travellers to New Zealand since the 1970s on our small group tours, and have done a lot of overseas travel ourselves too. What we love about travelling in New Zealand is that feeling of everything being right with the world, there's nothing to worry about. But of course we're not naive and nor should you be when you travel, so here is how we answer the question "Is New Zealand safe?" and some safety tips to for your New Zealand travel.
Fresh, varied and influenced by natural local ingredients - the food in New Zealand is exciting and full of flavour. Enjoying a delicious meal and a glass of wine can be one of the best bits of your New Zealand trip.
Got your big trip to New Zealand booked and getting down to the details like packing, trying to work out what to bring and what you can use when you’re here, like your phone, tablet, laptop, camera and hairdryer?
Ok, we may be a little bit biased, but we reckon we live in the best country in the world. But it’s not just us that think so – heaps of surveys done around the world constantly rank New Zealand as one of the best places to live.