New Zealand Travel Stories

Gain travel inspiration and ideas with our New Zealand travel stories section. Supplied by some of New Zealand's top travel writers, these stories are bound to give you itchy travel feet! Browse stories by region, or learn about each of our New Zealand travel writers and choose one of their great articles.

FourCorners Travel Writers 

      Travel writer Amelia Norman  Amelia Norman                                    
Amelia Norman

Content Editor of FourCorners, Amelia is a qualified journalist who inadvertantly swallowed the travel bug as a child...

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  Heather Hapeta  
Heather Hapeta

A traveller who loves to write, Heather is a passionate nomad and author of a book recounting her extensive world travels...

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   Lake Tekapo with flowers.  Helen Frances  
Helen Frances

Seeking out eccentricity, Wellington-based writer Helen enjoys portraying the quirky side of New Zealand characters...

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  Judith Doyle  
Judith Doyle

Successful travel writer and author Judith focusses her work on outdoor adventure, wildlife and the literary arts...

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  Karen Goa  
Karen Goa

When not swinging through treetops in Borneo, award-winning writer and author Karen is pootling around NZ's back roads...

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  Liz Light  
Liz Light

Since an epiphany at age 11, Liz hasn't stopped exploring and writing. Her work appears in many top NZ publications...

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  Lynn Clayton Lynn Clayton  
Lynn Clayton

A reputed freelance photographer, Aucklander Lynn recently decided to dabble in travel writing...

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   Copyright: Roy Sinclair  
Roy Sinclair

An unrepentant traveller, Roy was the first Kiwi to cycle Japan end-to-end, and has authored 12 New Zealand books...

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