Easily the South island offers the more diverse scenery. The north Island has the best beaches. In general, NZers get friendlier the further south you go. I see your comment was nearly 10 years ago, have you been here yet?
Now 35 +/-5 and no me. Enjoyed my 5 years there.
Fun road for large vehicles. Limited now to less than 12m, watched a 14.5m tour coach negotiate this stretch, from INSIDE the bus. Good fun!
real cool like the cloud formation
Very nice place!
Indeed, thanks for the coment
Including veteran Bagnal roller