This is our news stream with the latest travel information and updates for international travellers on our MoaTrek New Zealand Small Group tours for 2020 and beyond. For anyone booked on our tours with specific questions please get in touch with our team directly.
Planning a trip to New Zealand from the USA and struggling to get your head around those time differences? What do you mean these crazy Kiwis are a day ahead but behind on the clock? How does that work? Getting your head around the dateline and time differences can be tricky, so not worry, here's a handy guide to time differences between New Zealand and the USA, the best time to call New Zealand from the USA (and calling home once you're here) and a few more tips on how to handle that time difference.
New Zealand is one of the most beautiful, welcoming and safe travel destinations on earth - but like anywhere, as a traveller you do need to be aware of any potential risks and make smart decisions when you are planning your visit.
Fresh, varied and influenced by natural local ingredients - the food in New Zealand is exciting and full of flavour. Enjoying a delicious meal and a glass of wine can be one of the best bits of your New Zealand trip. From crayfish to roast lamb to gourmet burgers, New Zealand's dining scene has gone through a renaissance in recent years, there are so many delectable dishes to enjoy. But of course you want to know how much it costs to eat out here in New Zealand right?
Planning a trip to New Zealand from the USA? One of the first things you need to know is how to get here, and you probably think that "Down Under" is a long flight? The good news is that it may not take as long as you think, and airlines (especially our mates at Air New Zealand) are working really hard to make your flight super comfortable and fun.
Updated 2018 for the new Air New Zealand flights to Chicago: