Author(s): Paul Whitfield
The new "Rough Guide to New Zealand" is the definitive guide to the world's adventure capital. Now in full-color throughout, it contains dozens of tempting color photos illustrating the country's iconic landmarks and its stupendously diverse scenery. It provides detailed accounts of every attraction along with crystal-clear maps and plans will show you the very best New Zealand has to offer: from white-sand beaches and vast kauri trees in the north to the hairline fiords and penguin colonies in the south. With expert guidance you won't put a foot wrong when experiencing Maori culture or simply striking out on multi-day hikes. At every point this guide steers you to little-known sights such as secluded hot pools or Wellington's best cafes. Insider tips, planning itineraries and author picks give you the inside scoop on the best accommodation across every price range, how to track down Marlborough's tastiest Sauvignon blanks and where the most delectable Maori hang can be found. Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to New Zealand".
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