5 Top Winter Activities In Christchurch

When it's too cold to enjoy the swimming in Christchurch during winter you may be wondering what other activities there are to do in the garden city. Well, here are 5 of our favourite things to do! Fill up at the Re:START mall You will get to see a unique side to Christchurch which was born out the earthquake in 2011. With a wide range choices for food like burgers, pizza, Greek and vegetarian options you will always be spoiled for choices of delicious food cooked right in front of you. Watch a…continue reading →

5 Top Winter Activities In Rotorua

It can get pretty cold in Rotorua, so here are a list of things you can do while visiting in the cold months. The wall is the one and the only indoor rock climbing in Rotorua, which is located below Rock Solid backpackers. The Wall is open 7 days – rain, hail or shine, and is ideally located in the centre of town. The wall is almost 20m at the highest point which makes it one of New Zealand’s highest. We also offer a 17m caving ladder which the kids love. Try top roping,…continue reading →

5 Top Winter Activities In Dunedin

Dunedin Railway Station The gothic-style architecture boasts of the wealth that Dunedin experienced during the gold rush and both inside and out, this is one of New Zealand’s most spectacular buildings. We definitely recommend spending time in this beautiful building. Otago Museum The Otago museum explores our natural history with more national pieces compared to the Toitu Settlers Museum. Many people compare the Otago museum to Te Papa in Wellington and there are some great galleries and exhibitions that change throughout the year. Plus its FREE to visit! Speights Brewery Speight’s is one…continue reading →

5 Top Winter Activities In Kaikoura

Whale watching:  This is one of the top activities in Kaikoura. We are lucky enough to have resident and visiting whales here all year. Options include watching them from a boat or from the air. Definitely a great addition to your trip. Dolphin Swimming:  This has got to be one of the best places in NZ to do this activity due to the number of dolphins that live here. Dusky Dolphins are incredibly friendly and playful and love to show off for you. Dolphin encounter Kaikoura are an excellent company and this is…continue reading →