Housesitting rather than staying in a hotel is a relatively new concept, but it’s really taking off. People literally housesit their way around the world. It’s given them a whole new lease on life!
Hotel owner Chris Parkin’s quirky sense of humor grabs your attention before you even step into the lobby, with a larger than life sculpture of a hippo yawning from the roof.
Challenge and change your life on the Soren Larsen Tall Ship Pacific Voyage, sailing from Australia to New Zealand, and receive a cruise to the Whitsundays Islands for you and a friend for free. This deal isn’t a belated April Fools Day trick. Would we be insincere, dear readers?
After the catastrophic Christchurch earthquake, cartoonist Celia Allison picked herself up and kept working. But despite bravely carrying on with her business, Celia wasn’t feeling as funny as her famous alter ego, Cecily.
So you’ve got a spare few million and you’re looking for an up market investment. One of the most historic homes in New Zealand – now operating as a high-end boutique lodge – is up for sale.
The prestigious Conde Nast Traveller United Kingdom Gold List 2012 has named New Zealand’s Wharekauhau Country Estate in the winery region of Martinborough as the best in world for ambiance and design.
Marlborough’s annual wine festival is time to party New Zealand style in the country’s biggest wine region. Here’s the details.
Taste for Travel kicks off 2012 with fabulous tours and discounts to Australia, Greece and New Zealand – the three countries I call home.
From London to New Zealand, Greece to Portugal, Sweden to Burma and New Orleans to Northern Ireland and South Australia – it’s a moveable feast for best travel destinations in 2012. Take your pick!
These are what I call “get off your butt” holidays. I’ve never been much into flying or driving a long distance just to lie on a beach. Just don’t ask me to haul a heavy backpack.