1001 Best Things to See and Do in NZ, by Peter Janssen (Hodder Moa, RRP $39.99):
Here’s a great book for Kiwis and non-Kiwis alike: if you’re planning a trip anywhere in New Zealand, this book is a must-have.
Now in its second edition, 1001 Best Things to See and Do in New Zealand is packed to the rafters with interesting things you can do from one end of our little country to the other.
The suggestions cover all tastes, interests and abilities, from the expected wine festivals and snow sports to the unexpected.
Fancy a look around Hawera’s Elvis Presley room? For a donation, Kevin Wasley will let you check out his personal collection of Elvis memorabilia.
Or how about the Tongariro National Trout Centre?
This book has something for everyone, from historic buildings to scenic walks.
If you’re stumped for ideas on just what to do for your next holiday, this book is well worth a look.