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Akaroa near Christchurch Photo by jonnykeelty, Creative Commons

New Zealand is divided into North Island and South Island, and with so much on offer in each many travellers choose to just visit one. But how can you possibly decide? Our helpful guide will help you make the most of your trip to New Zealand and uncover the very best places for foodies, culture vultures and nature buffs. North Island Food & Wine Wine lovers will feel right at home on the North Island as Hawkes Bay and Gisborne are the country‚Äôs second largest wine-producing regions. The North Island is also home to major cities such as Auckland and…

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For sheer indulgence and pure pampering, an outing at a day spa can do magical things for the body and mind. Relaxing and rejuvenating can detox and de-stress and is actually essential for good health and wellbeing. There are many specialised treatments at luxurious day spas and experienced staff will determine which is best for you. From the moment you enter a deluxe day spa, you will be transported into a state of total bliss. Gaia Retreat, Byron Bay, New South Wales This unique retreat takes inspiration from nature. Immersed in the rolling hills of the hinterland, this is the…