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Great Journey's Travel Blog

How to avoid seasickness on the ferry

If feeling seasick is something you have to put up with every time you get on board a boat, then we have a few tips for getting through it. Have a read and the next time you sail make use of these pointers on how to avoid seasickness on the ferry.

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Things to do in Wellington and Wairarapa

Our cool and quirky city offers an abundance of activities beyond the typical tick offs. Whether you’re up for a cycle, a dive, a paddle or a walk, these hidden pockets of adventure are sure to thrill thrill-seekers and get go-getters going.

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Nelson's nature is calling

Whether you’re a casual walker or a honed athlete, you can find adventure to suit your fitness level – so there’s nothing stopping you enjoying the stunning Nelson region.

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A romantic getaway to remember

If you’re looking for the ultimate romantic getaway, here’s three little words for you. We’re talking about sunshine, scenery and Sauvignon. It’s the perfect recipe for a romantic weekend.

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First time crossing the Cook Strait?

Whether you’re visiting from afar or are a Kiwi who’s never hopped aboard, the Interislander is an easy, comfortable and scenic way to jump between New Zealand’s North and South Islands. Here are some helpful tips to plan your journey.

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