Category Archives: New Zealand


Should you hire a car in Auckland? Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand and it’s the natural starting point for onward travel around both North and South island, regardless of how you are thinking about getting around. First and foremost, it’s worth pointing out that the Auckland metropolitan region as a population of… Read More »


Should you hire a car in Dunedin? Dunedin is a natural gateway to many of the scenic wonders that make up the South Island of New Zealand, although Queenstown might be a better bet for visiting the fjord lands. For all the reasons you’d rent a car anywhere else – freedom and flexibility, especially in… Read More »


Should you rent a car in Queenstown? Queenstown really prides itself as being the outdoor activity capital of the world. This is, after all, the place where bungee-jumping was invented. Yet the town of Queenstown itself is a relatively small place, with a population of around 30,000 people. The airport in Queenstown is right on… Read More »