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Must Book in Advance’ New Zealand Cruise Shore Excursions

You’ve settled into your stateroom, slept onboard overnight and savoured the deluxe delights of sea life… you’re in heaven. But the pleasures and leisure time of cruising isn’t limited to the chair spangled decks and formal dinner affairs. Get out, see the sights and find out more about New Zealand! You’ve nailed down which New … Continue reading “Must Book in Advance’ New Zealand Cruise Shore Excursions”

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By Air or by Sea, which way should you cross Cook Strait?

South to north, north to south, crossing the Cook Strait can be as easy as stepping onto the New Zealand ferry and watching the white boats bobbing in Wellington harbour, as your strait-faring vessel slowly carries you to all new adventures. To say there’s only one way, however, is inaccurate, as an alternative, open-air journey … Continue reading “By Air or by Sea, which way should you cross Cook Strait?”

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Why You Shouldn’t Miss Warbirds Over Wanaka

Wanaka is known for its snowfields, stunning scenery and water sports – a veritable wonderland of activities and holiday adventures, travellers hardly need another excuse to visit the lush core of the South Island. In case you’re looking for that excuse, or you’re sure you’ve done everything there is to do in the Land of … Continue reading “Why You Shouldn’t Miss Warbirds Over Wanaka”

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A Unique New Zealand Luxury Yacht Experience to be Savoured…

Have you been dreaming of a holiday that combines road adventures and sea escapades, without the hassle of driving all day or dealing with large, crowded cruise ships? It sounds contradictory, a near impossible order in a world of compromises, but Kirra Tours doesn’t believe in trading your satisfaction for something that sort of, maybe … Continue reading “A Unique New Zealand Luxury Yacht Experience to be Savoured…”

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New Zealand’s Top 6 Water Adventures

New Zealand inspires many different daydreams, inviting travellers to dine, hike, ski, shop, sail, cruise and taste at will, spoiled for choice wherever their itinerary takes them. Rarely though, do intrepid wanderers and curious newcomers explore the full range of adventures available, sticking to dry-land thrills like bungy jumping, or stable alternatives like day-cruises. Don’t … Continue reading “New Zealand’s Top 6 Water Adventures”

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Top 6 things to do in Queenstown

Every traveller needs a basecamp. A home away from home to rest, recover and chill between each smile-making experience. While relaxation is a forgotten but essential factor in most itineraries, you’ll never be far from the action in Queenstown, as the southern city acts as a natural conduit of adventure. From the heart-stopping Milford Sound … Continue reading “Top 6 things to do in Queenstown”

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When is the best time to visit New Zealand?

In one word – anytime! Keep in mind, New Zealand is located in the Southern Hemisphere, sharing a seasonal schedule with countries like Australia. If you’re an American looking for a summer siesta and the Land of the Long White Cloud is the destination of your next adventure, you might want to swap June for … Continue reading “When is the best time to visit New Zealand?”

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New Zealand Experiences for All Ages

Whether you’re young, old or old enough to know better, New Zealand is a wanderlust worthy destination with more things to do, see and appreciate in a single holiday. Bursting with bucket-list goodies and sneaky side-trips only local knowledge can reveal, sightseeing in NZ may get your island adventure started, but there’s more in store … Continue reading “New Zealand Experiences for All Ages”

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Top 5 North Island Sightseeing Activities

Ready your eyes for an unrivalled extravaganza, as the North Island of New Zealand rolls out the green carpet and gives your senses the royal treatment. You will be awed, you will be thrilled, you’ll be so enraptured by sweet aromas and full-bodied wines, that home will feel like another time entirely. You’ll still be … Continue reading “Top 5 North Island Sightseeing Activities”

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