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Our Insider Blog will give you all the tips you need to plan that special holiday and see the region through our eyes!

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20 February 2019

The history of Walter Peak

How much have you won or lost on a coin toss? The fate of the first European settlers was apparently sealed using such a method.
1 February 2019

The great Kiwi summer road trip

Like a marmite and chip sandwich, the great Kiwi summer road trip is a New Zealand institution.
23 November 2018

The road from Te Anau to Milford Sound

There is no doubt about it, New Zealand was made for road trips.
20 November 2018

Milford Sound in the rain

Milford Sound is even more beautiful in the rain. Wait a minute, how does that work?
1 November 2018

Waterfalls in Milford Sound

If there is one place in New Zealand to truly experience the power and wonder of waterfalls, it has to be Milford Sound.
10 September 2018

Top five kid friendly trips

With school holidays just round the corner, here’s a list of our top five kid friendly trips.
24 August 2018

Time for a digital detox

Living in the digital age can be overwhelming, with much of our time monopolised by technological devices. Milford Sound or Doubtful Sound provide perfect conditions for a digital detox.
14 June 2018

TSS slips into survey

The day the TSS Earnslaw starts her annual survey is a day when the skills of the chief engineer, skipper, stokers and crew are put to the test
20 February 2018

That time I was a beautiful glowworm fairy

Glowworms. Have you ever heard of them?
11 December 2017

Explore Stewart Island in a day

Want to go to Stewart Island but only have a day? As long as you’re prepared to leave early, exploring New Zealand’s third island in one day is completely doable and fantastically rewarding.
9 October 2017

Why you should fly to Milford Sound!

Drive, coach or fly? Whatever route you choose, make sure you have all the tips before you do!
29 June 2017

Apprentice Chef of the Year Finalist

Congratulations to Daniel Conceição who is a finalist at the Apprentice Chef of the Year awards this year

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