New Zealand is a popular destination all year round due to the fact summer and winter temperatures vary by only about 10ºC over most of the country.
Should I bring smart clothes?
Dress is generally informal; bring smart casual clothes if you plan on visiting restaurants and clubs.
Are there any poisonous animals in New Zealand?
There are no snakes or dangerous wild animals.
What is the voltage of electricity supply in New Zealand?
Electricity is supplied at 230/240 volts (50 hertz). Power outlets only accept flat three or two?pin plugs (depending on whether an earth connection is fitted) so bring an adapter/converter.
What accommodation is available in New Zealand?
There is a wide range of accommodation including top-class hotels, exclusive lodges, motels, guest houses, home stays, holiday parks and backpacker hostels.
Campervans are also available to rent which generally include a microwave, shower and refrigerator. Vehicles are driven on the lefthand side of the road.