Guy Wilkinson Guy Wilkinson trades a weekend in the city for the peace and quiet of an island getaway.
Bungy jumping not for you? Fear not, there are other 'extreme' activities you can do in New Zealand with a lower fear factor.
Too often, modern-day travel can feel sanitised and rushed, leaving you yearning for the era of gracious, slow-paced touring on a grand scale.
Rachael Oakes-Ash gets the first seven-day treatment from New Zealand's new intensive hiking and health retreat and lives to breathe another day, just.
Take a look at what New Zealand skiing has to offer, including the 2013 World Heli Challenge, from Fairfax photographer Dallas Kilponen.
The Backpacker blogger, Ben Groundwater, names the 10 places around the world where even amateurs can take spectacular photos.
Converted hotels are catching on, according to virtualtourist.com, which has released a list of the world's best hotels in buildings once used for other purposes.
Flight Test The safety video is as entertaining as it is informative and puts me in a good mood.