With prices skyrocketing, families are fast learning that the best things in life are free. There is a lot you can do with the kids around town, without forking out for the pleasure.
Things to do
Those of us living in cities and towns often run the risk of overlooking the natural and unspoilt scenery which New Zealand can offer.
Our country is unique for the variety of mountains, beaches, lakes, bush walks and snow-dusted areas we have at our doorstep.
Sometimes we all need just to escape from the humdrum of daily life to places of beauty and most importantly calm!