New Zealand


Win One Of 40 Holidays To Celebrate Flight Centre’s 40th Birthday

It’s Flight Centre’s 40th birthday and they want to celebrate by shouting 40 holidays. 

New Zealand

7 Stunning Southern Adventures To Add To Your New Zealand Bucket List

There's unparalleled magic that comes with exploring New Zealand's South Island region. You'll find a pocket of wonder around…


Dust Off Your Suitcase, Here’s Exactly What To Do In NZ Now The Travel Bubble Is Open

New Zealand—home to endlessly picturesque scenery, Taika Waititi and accents often confused for our own. Also, one of…

Local Escapes

Pack The Dog Toys, This Luxe Hotel Is Now Offering Puppy-Friendly Stays

QT Hotels & Resorts know we don't want to leave our pets behind on holidays—so they're letting you bring them with…


Take The Less ‘Grammed Route With These 3 Magical Mini-Escapes

From hidden speakeasies to secret swimming holes and neon lighthouses, we’re bringing you all the under-the-radar experiences you need…


Ease The Burnout With These 5 Dreamy Micro Escapes

From sun-drenched seaside towns to the idyllic countryside and islands dedicated entirely to wine, these five dreamy destinations are your…

New Zealand

Winter Wonderland | How To Spend 72 Hours In Wanaka

Wanderlusters take note, here’s everything you need to eat, see and do in the dreamy town of Wanaka.


Here’s Why Winter Wanderlusters Need To Visit New Zealand

Secret’s out, the world’s best winter holiday is only a short flight away. Just over the Tasman you’ll find fresh powder…

Markets & Food Events

All Of The New Zealand Food And Wine Festivals To Look Forward To In 2019

Wine and food. Food and wine. The most iconic of duos and undeniably next-level in New Zealand. Every year, our country celebrates its…


Win Yourself An Anything But Ordinary Travel Experience

Twenty five words. That's how many words it takes to get yourself a once in a lifetime travel opportunity in a seriously unique…


Get Grimy At Music Festival Eskimo Dance

Grime institution Eskimo Dance has just announced they’ll be hitting our side of the globe and we are ready.

New Zealand

Island Night Kayaking Is Now A Thing And We’re Feeling All Illuminated About It

Did someone say illuminated night kayaking on Moreton Island? Let's get on it. 

New Zealand

Europe’s Biggest Winter Festival Is Coming To New Zealand!

Europe’s biggest winter festival Snowboxx will take over Queenstown for a full week of slopeside parties and world-class acts!

New Zealand

9 Stunning Places You Had No Idea Were In New Zealand

It’s no secret that we live in the most beautiful country on earth. From our sweeping coastlines, rugged mountain ranges, ferny…

New Zealand

Where To Go Hot Air Ballooning In New Zealand

It's something everyone needs to put on their bucket list. Here’s a list of where to go hot air ballooning in New Zealand!

New Zealand

15 Signs You Need A Mid-Year Holiday

It’s already mid-year people. We know, we know—it feels like only yesterday we set our out of offices for the Christmas break…

New Zealand

Don’t Miss This Epic Light Festival!

As winter creeps closer and the days get shorter, we could all do with a little brightening up. And we’ve just received word of a…

New Zealand

Sculpture Gardens & Cocktail Tours | Where To Get Cultured This Year

A holiday wouldn’t be a holiday without a decent dose of culture. We mean, you can’t just sit in your hotel room binge-watching…

New Zealand

5 Breathtaking Islands You’ve Probably Never Heard About

Let’s be honest, Bali is sooo 2017. There’s another island getaway calling your name this year. Picture this: towering…

New Zealand

Epic Places To Go Backpacking In New Zealand

New Zealand has got it all. Amazing landscapes? Exhilarating activities? The friendliest people you’ve ever met? Check, check, check!…

New Zealand

10 Things You Need To Do In New Zealand’s North Island

New Zealand’s North Island is like one big playground, filled with places to swim, things to eat, mountains to climb, and adventures…

New Zealand

Your Must-Have Holiday Adventure (Based On Your Fave Emoji)

Your favourite emoji (aka the window into your soul), can tell us a heck of a lot about you. In fact, these teeny tiny graphics are all you…

New Zealand

We’ve Found The Ultimate Vacay For Every Foodie

Let’s hear it for Auckland—she’s the food and wine haven that has been whetting our appetite for years with local and…


Where You Should Travel In 2018 Based On Your Star Sign

Crack open your diary and make room for one of these epic trips in 2018

New Zealand

7 Last-Minute Summer Escapes

Because a trip across the ditch might be exactly what you need. 

New Zealand

The Magical Nature Escape That’s Closer Than You Think

Do you ever feel you just want to get away from it all? Take a load off and breathe in the fresh air away from the hustle and bustle of the…

Local Escapes

How To Holiday Twice A Year On $80k

Holidays are often seen as a luxury. And we get it, we really do—those things are expensive. But, here at The Urban List we are super…


25 Hacks For Travelling Solo By People Who Have Actually Done It

So, you’re thinking doing a spot of solo travel. Excellent idea! As someone who’s spent most of the year as a globetrotting…


Natural High | The Thrill-Seeker’s Guide To New Zealand

From the classic bungy and jet boat combo to rafting, sky diving and zorbing, here are 10 of the most extreme activities you can do in New…

New Zealand

The Insanely Beautiful Holiday Destination You Need To Visit

If there’s anyone who deserves a holiday, it’s you. But there’s no need to chew through your annual leave and jet off to…