Road trips are getting more and more popular among tourists who get bored of the usual guided tours of the norm. Here at the Road Trip, we feel that a self-drive holiday is not as crazy as what people say and it can be a very memorable experience thanks to the freedom and flexibility it gives you to travel in places like New Zealand. In addition, New Zealand has extremely well-designed road structures compared to…Read More
New Zealand is famous for its diversity of the cultures and ethnic groups of its residents. Not only is New Zealand home to the Maori and Kiwi people, the country also contains a thriving Chinese community with significant numbers. Every year, Chinese New Year is celebrated as the most important holiday of the Chinese calendar as well as being one of the oldest events in the world, dating back to more than 2,000 years ago….Read More
The Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) is an event that is widely anticipated by local and foreign tourists alike. Even if you’re clueless about rugby, the magnitude of the event is a strong enough reason to get yourself to New Zealand this October.
New Zealand is famous for its natural landscape and memorable views which makes it a top spot for travelers. Tucked in the country is Queenstown, a resort town that is, without doubt, one of the best destinations that New Zealand can offer. Located in the beautiful South Island of New Zealand, Queenstown is filled with plenty of activities and is often referred to as the adventure capital of New Zealand thanks to its abundance of…Read More
Known for its beautiful sights, exquisite vineyards and a rich cultural heritage, New Zealand has been near the top the top of every traveler’s list for a very long time. Also known as Aotearoa in Maori, New Zealand is home to over 4 million residents and comprises of two distinct islands: the North Island and the South Island. In this post, we’ll cover tips and information for South East Asian tourists to New Zealand.
Being one of the more recognisable and popular destinations in New Zealand, Auckland is the largest city in the country with the highest number of residents. Frankly speaking, it’s one of the best places to start off if this is your first time to the country. New Zealand’s national airport is also located in Auckland so that won’t be an issue! With a robust and sprawling atmosphere across the city, you’ll encounter plenty of exciting…Read More
Private tours are growing in popularity as more and more and tourists begin to value privacy over other factors such as the costs of traveling as well as holiday destinations. It’s not a weird occurrence as traveling with other tourists may not be something that some tourists enjoy; with private tours, you’ll be able to have more flexibility in your scheduling as well as having more time for you to spend with your friends and…Read More
One of the biggest disadvantages of travelling with a tour guide is being packed along with lots of other travellers to tourist attractions. This means that you’ll be having a limited amount of time to appreciate the view or atmosphere as well as spending a significant amount of time along with other tourists in the restricted spaces of tour buses or coaches. While private guided tours are a solution to that problem, some tourists want…Read More
Looking for somewhere to enjoy with your family? How does a trip to New Zealand on your holidays sound? With plenty of things to do on the island, New Zealand has been voted time and time again by publications and tourists alike as one of the best tourist spots in the world. The island satisfies the casual traveller to even the most extreme ones thanks to its top-notch attractions; it’s also a great place for…Read More
Looking forward to your next self-drive tour in New Zealand? A common issue with our clients (and most tourists) is that there are so many things to do in New Zealand that planning an itinerary for tours is quite difficult – there’s so much to fit in a limited amount of time! Tour guides are great options for people who do not want to take their time to plan an itinerary; but for people like…Read More
Planning a visit to New Zealand soon? Our team of travel enthusiasts over here at The Road Trip have come with a list of cities for you to have a look on your next trip. While we wished that we could come up a “best of” list, every city in New Zealand has its own magic; it’d be extremely difficult for us to rank them from best to worst. In this list are 5 of…Read More
You’ve decided to go to New Zealand on your next holiday trip; great! But, you’re having some problems with how to go to New Zealand and moving around the island. Do I need a car? Is there a public transport system? Are there ships? No problems. We’ll cover everything that you need to know about transportation in New Zealand. At the end of this guide, you’ll be more confident on your upcoming trip. The best way…Read More