New Zealand also known the long white cloud which is derived from its native language “Maori”. It is called the floral zone of the globe for its scenic beauty with steep fiords, jagged mountains, raging rivers, pristine lakes, scenic beaches, and active volcanic features and has adventure in every breath of it.
History and Culture of New Zealand
This country has a history of around 700 years and its native language is Maori or Te Reo Maori and the culture has a lot to offer to the modern word. The visitors have a vast opportunity to experience and learn this culture.
New Zealand is geographically located around 1,500 kilometers east of Australia and is easily assessable from around the globe through air transport and it has got all the modern ways of transport within the country like taxi, bus, trains, ferry and not the least to be mentioned that the roads here are cycling friendly and it is mandatory to use helmet while cycling.
Currency of New Zealand
The currency of New Zealand is New Zealand Dollar and NZD in other words. Make sure you exchange your currency at a better price before travelling to New Zealand, because every penny counts when you are off from home.
Shopping in New Zealand
Shopping in New Zealand is very extensive, it has got all the retail markets and all the latest brands and great modern malls. It is a home land for factory outlets of all the leading brands and they offer huge discounts compared to retail market.
Entertainment in New Zealand
This land offers an endless chain 24/7 that is round the clock of fun and entertainment with live DJ, live concerts of music bands, big range of night-clubs, cabarets, pubs and if it’s you luck that is surviving you all the round then you can earn a lot at the four casinos in Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown.
Food in New Zealand
It has large chain cafes, restaurants like KFC and McDonald’s and not the least, which is street food. Food in this county is manly a mix of British and native maori with a touch of local ingredients and seasonal variations.
The food that has to be tried in New Zealand are Pavlova, Kumara, Rangitoto Ice Cream and lots of varieties of beverages.
Accommodation in New Zealand
Accommodation in New Zealand is very exiting with its resorts, lodges, bungalows, beach houses, cottages with all the modern amenities and in budget for every wallet but it is always advisable to book your accommodation in advance through the online options available.
Tourist places in New Zealand
New Zealand has a lot of historical places that can be visited like Larnach Castle, Otago Gold fields, Te Maketu apart from Onetangi Forest and Bird Reserve, Stony Batter, Lyttelton Timeball Station, Lyttelton Harbour, Queen Charlotte Sound, Seahorse World Aquarium, World of Wearable Art and Collectable Car Museum, Te Urewera National Park, Akaroa, Pohatu Penguin Habitat, Fiordland National Park, Glow Worm Caves, Hokitika Craft Gallery Co-op.
Adventure in New Zealand:
New Zealand is the home of adventures, out of few are listed below:
1) A Walk on the glaciers and tongariro crossings
3) Explore the milford sound by boat.
4) Cycling on the terrains.
5) Whale watching.
6) A Dip in the hop natural pools.
7) Wildlife safari.
9) Horse Trekking.
13) River rafting in the dark waters.
14) jet boating through shallow gorges.
15) bungy jumping
And a lot more when adventures are to be listed out for New Zealand. Trust be Folks, your holiday is never going to be enough when it is New Zealand.