New Zealand holiday specials and travel deals can make all the difference to your holiday. Every dollar you can save on accommodation and tours means more money to spend on other things like restaurants and souvenirs. New Zealand is probably the most beautiful country on the planet and it is populated by friendly people with a wonderful heritage and culture. It is one of the few countries were a western civilization is jointly run by both its indigenous Maori inhabitants and its western immigrants. The two main islands each have dozens of fantastic attractions that every visitor will want to see and the scenery here is diverse and spectacular.
The north island has the largest population. Auckland is the largest city and the point of entry for most international visitors. There is lots of hotel and apartment style accommodation and several major companies that specialize in motorhome and campervan hire, which is a very popular way to see the country. In the north is the delightful Bay of Island regiona nd the giant Kauri forests. In the center of the island is the volcanic region surrounding Rotorua, Taupo and the bay of Plenty. In the south is the Hawkes Bay wine region, Napier, the Tongoriro National Park with its ski fields on Mt Ruapehu and the capital of New Zealand which is the city of Wellington.
The South Island is the home of most of New Zealand's alpine skiing and snowboarding activities. There are multiple choices for ski resorts from both christchurch and Queenstown. Queenstown itself is the tourist capital of New Zealand. its position beside Lake Wakatipu and in a valley lined by a rim of snow capped mountains provides some of the most beautiful panorama's that you you will ever witness. The Fox and franz Joseph glaciers are a tourist draw card as is the magnificent Milford Sound in the far south. Mt Cook national Park is a fantastic place to visit, and the Marlboro Sounds in the north are home to some of the best white wine vineyards in the world.
Wherever you choose to travel in New Zealand, you will find some great travel specials and plenty of holiday deals, especially if you travel during the low season.