Thinking of visiting New Zealand? Been dreaming about exploring this gorgeous place for yourself, but lacking the motivation to get there? Well, today is your lucky day, my fine friend, because I’m about to hit you with all the motivation your sweet little caboose needs to start saving, get packing and book those tickets. New Zealand is one of my favourite places on the planet and I’m sure if you visit, you’ll feel the same way too. So, here are 20 stunning photos that will, undoubtedly, inspire you to visit New Zealand for yourself. If your bank account starts to cry, just blame it on me.
1. Tasman Lake
Holy heck! Take my money.
2. 90 Mile Beach
Did you know they had incredible sand dunes like this?!
3. Aoraki / Mount Cook
Like something out of a National Geographic magazine! Pure perfection. #NZILOVEYOU
Da fuq?! How is this real?
5. Lake Pukaki
So many Lakes… not enough time…
Whaaaaaaaat is going on over there, New Zealand? How do you do it?
7. Whangarei Falls
8. Lake Tekapo
Absolutely freaking stunning…
9. Central Otago
The food and wine are NEXT level amazing…
10. Mt Cook
Perfect for those looking for a BIG adventure!
11. Cathedral Cove
Sometimes you just gotta take a leap of faith…
12. The Coromandel
That water! Those cliffs! #Gimme
13. Lake Tekapo
It’s like another planet…. absolutely beautiful.
14. Roys Peak
Yep… that’s awesome. Chopper me up there, pronto!
Even the major cities are stunning… how do they do it?!
16. Southern Alps
It really does take your breath away and fill you with wanderlust.
Yes, yes, yes! Applies for annual leave
18. Hokitika Gorge
Winter, summer… it doesn’t matter when you visit… it’s still heaven on earth!
19. Lake Tekapo
Stop it. My bank account hurts.
Argh… that’s it… I’m booking flights right now!
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