Disenchanted by Farm Stay and B&B Experience in New Zealand

Thinking about staying in Kiwi home on your next vacation? Wanting to experience the Kiwi way of life? You’d better read this article before you book, first published in the Malaysian Star. The author found cramped, messy homes and less than ideal catering arrangements. Add to that being constantly monitored, and having to defer to…

Drivesafe.org.nz Tourist Advice Site Launches in New Zealand

  At long last a driving information site has launched in New Zealand, aimed specifically at tourists. Drivesafe.org.nz is a tentative initiative to reduce the horrendous accident and fatality rates suffered by foreign tourists in New Zealand, but pulls its punches. The site should be read in conjunction with travel warnings that some governments are making about…

New Zealand’s Dangerous Roads

Planning a visit to New Zealand and unaware of the high number of serious accidents on its poor roads? though, to be fair its not just the roads that are dangerous, the high number of DUI drivers may be partly to blame. New Zealand has the second highest country in the world for deaths resulting…