Whether you rent a caravan or grab your tent and find a beautiful space near the beach – New Zealand is the camping capital of the world where it is allowed to set up your camping equipment freely or visit one of the official camping sites. New Zealand will offer you many camping opportunities during your travel, this activity is not only loved by tourists who love the outdoors and saving money, but it is also a hobby to many locals as well. Sitting around a campfire, barbequing as well as stargazing is probably one of the greatest perks camping has to offer.
New Zealand is one of the safest countries in the world with low crime rates, no dangerous animals, as well as positive social acceptance, it is a great travel destination and a place to settle down. Although New Zealand is ranked to be one of the safest countries in the world we still recommend some basic safety precautions while traveling. Make sure to keep your personal valuables close, follow the road rules while driving as well as hide your personal belongings while leaving your vehicle parked for long periods of time.
Driving in New Zealand is easy and comfortable. The island country is not crowded with vehicles and you can easily plan your road trip by renting a car or a minivan for a fun adventure around New Zealand. The country has a great public transport system you can move around with buses and trains, although traveling with a car will allow you to get to the most special and remote places that the country has to offer. You should have no issues driving around New Zealand, although keep in mind –you will need to drive on the left side!
It is estimated that around 4 million people visit New Zealand every year which is almost the same amount as the whole population of the country. For most of the tourists, New Zealand is a long way from home which makes this travel destination even more special. New Zealand is formed by two islands – North Island and South Island. As the country is so remote it was one of the last places that were inhabited by humans. If you have chosen New Zealand as your next travel destination there are many surprises ahead. From 12 active volcanoes, stunning nature, wild animals, as well as rich and beautiful culture. New Zealand is one of the most popular travel destinations amongst all the travel addicts.
The Waitomo Glowworm Caves is a popular attraction located in Waitomo on the North Island of New Zealand. A glowworm is also known as Arachnocampa Luminosa, its a worm species that are only found in New Zealand. Glowworm cave is a part of Waitomo caves, the Ruakuri and Aranaui caves belong to the same cave system. Glowworm caves are a famous tourist attraction, with a modern visitor center. There are many organized tours to visit this phenomenon, the tours also include a boat ride under the glowworms.