Maraetai looking over to Rangitoto, New Zealand
Pohutukawa; New Zealand's native 'Christmas tree'. The red flowers usually are best late December - at Christmas - but can be seen late November through to mid January. Many to be seen on the North Island's many coastly regions.
Mount Maunganui Surf and Sunset - perfect New Zealand holiday spot!
Waipu Cove, an hour and a half north from Auckland's CBD. Beautiful white sandy surf beach. North Island, New Zealand.
Lupins at Lake Tekapo around Christmas time, New Zealand
The Duchess of Cambridge visits Aldershot Barracks on St Patrick's Day wearing a dress designed by New Zealand born designer Emilia Wickstead
Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, situated on the east coast (a 3 hour drive from Auckland CBD), North Island, New Zealand
Brown kiwi, New Zealand's flightless bird
The Duchess of Cambridge (left) in her Kiwi-designed (Emilia Wickstead), rose coloured dress, pictured with the Duchess of Cornwall. Nice hats too btw!