New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand Travel Guide

Note: Currently this has a large North Island bias, since I haven’t actually made it to New Zealand’s South Island yet. Expect updates as we travel more extensively. 🙂

Planning a New Zealand adventure?

You’ve come to the right place! I’ve gathered all of The Painted Globe’s New Zealand posts into one tidy, easy to use resource. Below you’ll find posts covering a variety of places and topics, including travel stories and tips for things to do.



New Zealand - Plan Your Trip

Start here with my suggested North Island, New Zealand itinerary!

Though I haven’t yet made it to South Island, I have been spending time trying to plot the perfect road trip, so feel free to check out my South Island Road Trip Planning post if you’re in the same boat!



Then you’ll be ready to dig a little deeper with the more detailed North Island destination posts below…



Life in New Zealand

Check out the posts below for some snapshots of kiwi life.



If you have any questions about life in New Zealand or any of the places above, feel free to get in touch via the contact page or comment on any of my posts. I love talking travel!

Similarly, if there’s something you’d like to see a post on that I haven’t already covered, don’t hesitate to drop me a note and I’ll see what I can do.