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Run away from home this Xmas – great NZ hotels to hide in

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Maori Concert Christchurch Wellington Horse Tour Distinction Te Anau Hotel and Villas

If the sound of Ho Ho Ho makes you think “No, No, No!” then you’ll probably need to get away this Christmas to power up your merry mood. But what kind of holiday do you choose? How about something relaxing, adventurous, exciting or just plain different – but always surrounded by natural wonders and lashings of local fare? So take your pick, then pin a note to the tree, “Dear Santa, we skipped town. Sorry mate, no beer and cookies this year…”Read More »Run away from home this Xmas – great NZ hotels to hide in

NZ primordial adventures and luxury digs

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Waitomo Caves near Auckland Mercure Dunedin Antarctic Centre Christchurch

What do primates and humans have in common?  Apart from a love of bananas, space travel and playing drums, we all descended from one ancestor. And according to evolutionist Charles Darwin it wasn’t Adam, Eve or King Kong. In 2009 the scientific world celebrates Darwin’s work. You too can get into the evolutionary groove on a New Zealand holiday that blends wild, raw and primordial adventures with modern luxury digs.Read More »NZ primordial adventures and luxury digs