Sandfly Bay, New Zealand. 15 minutes from Dunedin. Viewing platform for yellow-eyed penguins and sea lions.

Five lesser-known spots in five not-so-secret destinations

Sandfly Bay, New Zealand. 15 minutes from Dunedin. Viewing platform for yellow-eyed penguins and sea lions.

Most interesting places in the South Island of New Zealand, is Taiaroa Head on the Otago Peninsula, for its albatrosses and penguins. #Travel

Most interesting places in the South Island of New Zealand, is Taiaroa Head on the Otago Peninsula, for its albatrosses and penguins. #Travel

Seeing the Yellow-Eyed Penguin in the wild in Dunedin New Zealand

Seeing the Yellow-Eyed Penguin in the wild in Dunedin New Zealand

Morepork: Ruru Ninox novaeseelandiae novaeseelandiae (from the Stephen Jaquiery Gallery). Orokonui Ecosanctuary, Dunedin, NZ. Visit and explore the Ecosanctuary's protected habitat where you will experience a natural encounter with South Island forest wildlife in a regenerating forest ecosystem. Nāu mai, haere mai.

Morepork: Ruru Ninox novaeseelandiae novaeseelandiae (from the Stephen Jaquiery Gallery). Orokonui Ecosanctuary, Dunedin, NZ. Visit and explore the Ecosanctuary's protected habitat where you will experience a natural encounter with South Island forest wildlife in a regenerating forest ecosystem. Nāu mai, haere mai.

New Zealand fur seal feeding baby, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin

New Zealand fur seal feeding baby, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin

The small blue penguins of New Zealand are my favorites.  I took this photo near Dunedin.

The small blue penguins of New Zealand are my favorites. I took this photo near Dunedin.


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This fluffy Yellow Eyed Penguin was photographed at Sand Fly Bay.

This fluffy Yellow Eyed Penguin was photographed at Sand Fly Bay.

The big bull sea lions make a godawful racket when they bellow.  This is in a sanctury near Dunedin

The big bull sea lions make a godawful racket when they bellow. This is in a sanctury near Dunedin

New Zealand's native Hoiho (yellow-eyed penguin) is the world's rarest penguin and lives in pockets throughout Dunedin's Otago Peninsula and in the offshore islands. Creator: Tourism Dunedin

New Zealand's native Hoiho (yellow-eyed penguin) is the world's rarest penguin and lives in pockets throughout Dunedin's Otago Peninsula and in the offshore islands. Creator: Tourism Dunedin

The Royal Albatross Colony at Taiaroa Head, on the tip of the Otago Peninsula. Creator: Tourism Dunedin

The Royal Albatross Colony at Taiaroa Head, on the tip of the Otago Peninsula. Creator: Tourism Dunedin

worldlyanimals: “ Little blue penguin, Coromandel, New Zealand (Lens_Flare) ”

worldlyanimals: “ Little blue penguin, Coromandel, New Zealand (Lens_Flare) ”

Raft the historic Shotover River  - google the river so pretty

Raft the historic Shotover River - google the river so pretty

Whakarewarewa - The Living Thermal Village, Rotorua, New Zealand

Whakarewarewa - The Living Thermal Village, Rotorua, New Zealand

5 star luxury motel located on the waterfront in Kaikoura

5 star luxury motel located on the waterfront in Kaikoura

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