Kerikeri and the Bay of
beaches and great trees where
colonial New Zealand began. Activities from
day hikes in paradise to swimming with dolphins
to championship golf.
New Zealand's largest city, cultural &
economic center, superb golf, Waiheke
wineries, and the world's sailing capital.
PENINSULA: Sunny counter-
with jungles, mountains, and
beaches, and arts and crafts center. Golf, too!
Ocean and mountain activities
within reach of
sizeable towns. Excellent beaches
& trips to volcanic White Island.
& TAUPO: Geysers & other
oddities, great fishing lakes, extreme sports,
and native Maori culture. Even golf!
North Island's great wine
region, championship golf, huge gannet colony,
plus Art Deco Napier.
Zealand's capital city, with
excellent museums & beaches, world
off-shore wildlife preserve, and nearby
Martinborough boutique wine region.