Whakatū / Nelson

Known as one of the sunniest regions in New Zealand, the ‘top of the south’ is sure to put a smile on your face. With it’s lovely beaches, wine and amazing arts and crafts, there is plenty to see and do here. Browse the local art galleries, soak up some sunshine at the beach, check out some classic cars at the museum, or catch up with friends of some exquisite food and wine. It’s the perfect place for a weekend getaway


Daniel and I wake up on a Thursday morning to our travel app telling us there are severe weather warnings, expect delays and a message saying you can change your flight free of charge if you want to. Not really what you want to hear on the first day of your summer holiday. Continue reading here.