10 Stunning NZ Cycle Rides

Once we knock off the St James this summer, we will have ridden all 22 Great Rides in the NZ Cycle Trail (open sections, at least). So this IS our Mastermind subject!

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10 Stunning NZ Cycle Rides

Once we knock off the St James this summer, we will have ridden all 22 Great Rides in the NZ Cycle Trail (open sections, at least). So this IS our Mastermind subject!

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NZ’s Top Country Pubs

If you’re looking for a list of country pubs with sprawling lawns and lavender patches, look elsewhere. Our list features salt-licked windows, hop-bomb beers, a whole lot of history and a quiz night where your mouth might get taped up.

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NZ’s Top Country Pubs

If you’re looking for a list of country pubs with sprawling lawns and lavender patches, look elsewhere. Our list features salt-licked windows, hop-bomb beers, a whole lot of history and a quiz night where your mouth might get taped up.

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NZ’s Best Beaches

Lists of ‘New Zealand’s Best Beaches’ are ten a penny, but we back ourselves with this list for Lonely Planet – the result of our extensive travels around New Zealand. As LP says, ‘we know because we go’.

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NZ’s Best Beaches

Lists of ‘New Zealand’s Best Beaches’ are ten a penny, but we back ourselves with this list for Lonely Planet – the result of our extensive travels around New Zealand. As LP says, ‘we know because we go’.

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NZ’s Best Day Hikes

New Zealand may be justifiably famous for its Great Walks and other multi-day hiking trails, but much of the same wilderness can be explored on day hikes. Want to hear about ten of the best?

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NZ’s Best Day Hikes

New Zealand may be justifiably famous for its Great Walks and other multi-day hiking trails, but much of the same wilderness can be explored on day hikes. Want to hear about ten of the best?

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Whitebait for breakfast

New Zealand’s venerable whitebait pattie stars in LP’s new World’s Best Brunches book. And you know that Bennett & Slater’s recipe inside will be the flourless classic, perhaps sandwiched between fresh white bread with optional mint sauce on the side.

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Whitebait for breakfast

New Zealand’s venerable whitebait pattie stars in LP’s new World’s Best Brunches book. And you know that Bennett & Slater’s recipe inside will be the flourless classic, perhaps sandwiched between fresh white bread with optional mint sauce on the side.

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Wild Camping

Waking up surrounded by natural beauty and experiencing the solitude of the countryside is what lures many a traveller to wild camping. As romantic as it sounds, there are still rules to consider…

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Wild Camping

Waking up surrounded by natural beauty and experiencing the solitude of the countryside is what lures many a traveller to wild camping. As romantic as it sounds, there are still rules to consider…

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Discover New Zealand

Want a New Zealand guidebook with fewer words, more pictures, but the same insightful reviews, advice and commentary, entertaining writing and the odd gag slipped in for good measure? Sounds like you’re looking for Disco New Zealand – rock on!

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Discover New Zealand

Want a New Zealand guidebook with fewer words, more pictures, but the same insightful reviews, advice and commentary, entertaining writing and the odd gag slipped in for good measure? Sounds like you’re looking for Disco New Zealand – rock on!

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Lonely Planet’s North Island

But wait, there’s more! And it’s none other than the 3rd edition of Lonely Planet’s North Island guidebook, co-authored by yours truly along with the usual suspects – Brett Atkinson and Charles Rawlings-Way.

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Lonely Planet’s North Island

But wait, there’s more! And it’s none other than the 3rd edition of Lonely Planet’s North Island guidebook, co-authored by yours truly along with the usual suspects – Brett Atkinson and Charles Rawlings-Way.

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New Zealand’s South Island

Thar she blows – the 4th edition of Lonely Planet’s South Island guidebook, co-authored by yours truly along with the usual suspects – Brett Atkinson, Peter Dragicevich and Charles Rawlings-Way.

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New Zealand’s South Island

Thar she blows – the 4th edition of Lonely Planet’s South Island guidebook, co-authored by yours truly along with the usual suspects – Brett Atkinson, Peter Dragicevich and Charles Rawlings-Way.

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New Zealand edition 17

Lonely Planet keeps on spinning with this, the rather gorgeous 17th edition of the bestselling New Zealand guide. This is our fourth edition as co-authors, an honour we share with Charles Rawlings-Way, Peter Dragicevich and Brett Atkinson.

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New Zealand edition 17

Lonely Planet keeps on spinning with this, the rather gorgeous 17th edition of the bestselling New Zealand guide. This is our fourth edition as co-authors, an honour we share with Charles Rawlings-Way, Peter Dragicevich and Brett Atkinson.

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