28 Nov 2022
Picture this: beautiful golden beaches, charming towns and coastal hikes. That is the Bay of Islands in a nutshell! The Bay of Islands is one of New Zealand's most accessible and popular regions. With 144 islands, there is so much beauty to explore. It has everything from beaches, hiking trails and waterfalls to whale watching and birdwatching. If you're looking for adventure, this is the place to find it!
You must take at least one NZ driving holiday once in your life, and the Bay of Islands should be on the itinerary. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your trip to the Bay of Islands, we’ve got you covered. We’ve put together this list of 12 incredible things to do in the Bay of Islands.
18 Nov 2022
Aotearoa, New Zealand, is all about untouched landscapes, welcoming wilderness, and spectacular scenery. Freedom camping gives you the opportunity to stay in some stunning and remote parts of our country, but there are conditions: Take nothing but pictures and leave nothing but footprints. Here’s our guide on how to make freedom camping work for everyone, including the environment.
25 Oct 2022
Whether you find yourself on New Zealand’s North Island or South Island, there are plenty of picnic spots to discover. New Zealand is known for its abundance of lush green countryside, secluded beaches, astonishing lakes and majestic mountains. There is certainly no shortage of spots to relax and appreciate the jaw-dropping scenery while tucking into a picnic hamper full of goodies.
But, with so little time, so many roads to travel and special places to see on your New Zealand campervan holiday, it can be hard to know where the top places to park up and chow down are. To help you plan your trip and avoid a case of FOMO, we’ve put together this list of some of the best places to stop for a picnic on an NZ road trip. So, hurry up, pack up your camper, pick up some food en route and enjoy the views, because nothing beats a good picnic.
30 Aug 2022
New Zealand is home to beautiful beaches, rolling countryside, and incredible bush walks. From the ‘Winterless North’ to the snow-capped south, there is no better way to explore it all than to hire a motorhome and do a road trip!
15 Aug 2022
New Zealand is arguably one of the most scenic places on earth. Moody mountains, picturesque lakes and geothermal wonders are just the beginning of what you can experience in New Zealand. Whether you’re chasing solitude in nature, a thrilling escape or a romantic trip for two, there are so many things to do in New Zealand. What better way to discover all this country has to offer than with a self-driving road trip.
11 Aug 2022
Nothing says romance quite like exploring a new city with your partner. Whether you are looking for the perfect setting to pop the question or simply craving some quality together, what better way than to hit the open road with a campervan holiday in New Zealand.
9 Aug 2022
Wānaka is the stomping ground of some of the best hiking in the South Island of New Zealand. Whether you are an avid hiker looking for your next challenge or a novice looking to experience the region (and then soak your legs in the New Zealand hot springs, of course!), Wānaka has you covered. There is a range of stunning hikes for all abilities that will give you a taste of the panoramic beauty that the Otago region has to offer.
5 Aug 2022
Are you planning a road trip around New Zealand’s North Island? A trip to Tauranga should be at the top of your list. Tauranga means ‘place of rest’, and it truly is a perfect place to recharge. Whether you recharge with a hike, feast on delicious food or soak in geothermal pools, there is plenty on offer in this corner of the Bay of Plenty.
8 Jul 2022
If you’re looking to explore wide open-spaces, look no further than a New Zealand driving holiday in the off-season. Tucked away in the beautiful Pacific region, this island country is home to 15,000 kilometres of coastline, beautiful maritime climate, stunning natural attractions and vibrant local events.
4 Jul 2022
If you’re toying with the idea of hiring a motorhome and exploring New Zealand, there has never been a better time! Since the debut of the first production RV in 1910, motorhome travel has exploded. There have been so many leaps in the functionality and luxury of these vehicles, making them the perfect companions for a road trip.