Cities & regions
There’s much to explore in New Zealand’s 28 regions and 13 cities. From buzzing city life with its killer shopping and dining through to sleepy ...
At the far end of the South Pacific Ocean lies New Zealand, a nation that is geographically removed yet right up with the play when it comes to great cuisine, fine wine and good shopping. Here in Godzone, Kiwis love to live the good life – and you’re sure to fall in love with it!
The New Zealand lifestyle is relaxed, easy-going and enjoyable, and there’s plenty of great ways to experience it. This section offers information on living large in New Zealand. If you’re in the market for the absolute best of what the country had to offer, treat yourself to the luxury lifestyle on offer at the country’s best lodges, resorts and destination spas.
You don’t need an unlimited budget to eat well in New Zealand, though. It’s still primarily an agricultural nation that turns out some of the best produce in the world, and local chefs prepare it with the culinary skills to do it justice, meaning that New Zealand’s varied and excellent cuisine and fine wines are always to hand.
Need to relax? Small, quiet New Zealand is an excellent place to unwind and de-stress. Get those tense shoulders to one of the country’s excellent spas and melt away those cares! Once you’re ready to face the world again, hit the shops and boutiques in both large cities and small country towns to discover the exclusive, the fashionable, the delicious and the unique.