Life’s become a pressure cooker for many of Queenstown’s staff-deprived hospo operators — with some close to breaking point as customers pour through their doors.
After a decade-long hiatus the Lord of the Rings-themed 'Cruise to Middle-earth' will return to NZ and stop off at Lyttelton.
Tourism New Zealand is hoping to draw curious travellers to Canterbury with its first global campaign in two years.
Emirates' planned restart of services to Christchurch in December has been pushed back due to ongoing operational constraints and resourcing pressures.
A woman planning to fly from Christchurch to Auckland and on to Singapore is crossing her fingers she won't be among the thousands of Air NZ passengers getting their flights cut.
Motorists driving between Christchurch and Akaroa have been warned to look out for the lower speed limits being introduced next month.
More than a dozen domestic flights have been delayed or cancelled in and out of Christchurch and Auckland airports today.
Travellers departing on their school holiday trips have been warned to prepare for disruptions as a combination of staffing and weather problems hit airlines.
A 13-year-old solo traveller was among the passengers "dumped" at Christchurch Airport with no accommodation after a late night flight from Sydney was diverted from Wellington.
An Air New Zealand service from Christchurch to Shanghai flew a 13-hour loop over the Pacific Ocean after developing a fault with its windshield.
More than 100 passengers were left stranded at Christchurch Airport last night after their flight to Wellington was diverted - and no accommodation was provided.
As of next Tuesday, people travelling to New Zealand will no longer need a negative pre-departure test.
Covid-19 test requirements for travellers heading for New Zealand look set to be scrapped from early next week.
The South Island travel agent community is mourning the loss of one of its most passionate and prominent businessmen.
In spite of the inevitable hills, I declined the offer of an electric bike on the Kaikōura and Molesworth hills because I have my own internal combustion engine, writes Elisabeth Easther.
The first scheduled international flight to Queenstown Airport in 330 days is set to touch down soon.
We're pretty good at filming American cowboy and western stories in the South Island but New Zealand has plenty of wild west and ghost-town tales of its own, writes Ewan McDonald.
North Canterbury’s Gore Bay Tourist Drive is a classic Kiwi detour, leading you along storied coastal nooks to geological wizardry and a sky-high place to stay above the clouds, writes Mike Yardley.