Posts Tagged ‘summer’

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7 Summer Christchurch Day Trip Destinations

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Christchurch is one of the best places to seek out a fun day trip, one the whole family will enjoy. There are a number of excellent destinations all within easy driving distance that suit a full day out with fun activities for all ages as well as some pretty amazing scenery to see along the way. Can’t fit everyone in the family car? Grab an affordable rental van and head out to one of these absolutely unmissable locations. 1. Hanmer Springs The small alpine village of Hanmer Springs is a great destination for a summer day trip from Christchurch. At just 90 minutes’ drive north of Christchurch the drive is (read more)

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7 Summer Dunedin Day Trip Destinations

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Long daylight hours and warmer temperatures mean summer is the perfect time for new adventures and exploring further afield with fun day trips for the whole family. Dunedin is one of those lucky places in New Zealand that provides a varied range of experiences all within easy driving distance. Pile up with friends and family in a rental van (a great way to cut down on petrol costs and to share the work of driving) and hit the road there are some fantastic locations nearby for you to explore! 1. Taiaroa Head And The Royal Albatross Centre The location of the only Albatross colony on the mainland, the Taiaroa Head (read more)

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7 Summer Auckland Day Trip Destinations

Monday, February 18th, 2019

Hiring a van is the perfect way to get out of Auckland city for a day and escape the boredom (as well as the heat!) with friends and family. Going as a group means you can save money on the vehicle rental and petrol costs, as well as share the burden of driving. 7 Of The Best Quick Self Drive Day Trips From Auckland Short on time or have younger kids in tow? These fantastic day trips are exactly what you need. 1. Duder Regional Park Duder Regional Park is a large farm park beside the sea, offering spectacular views of the Hauraki Gulf. There are a number of gentle and (read more)

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