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Guest Stories

First Traveller Heads Off in the New Vista 2

Mathias Hildman has a bit of a love affair with New Zealand – the visitor from Germany has just set out on his fifth trip around the country and is travelling in the brand new Vista 2 from Wilderness Motorhomes, making him the first person to experience the compact vehicle on New Zealand roads.

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Travelling by Motorhome

Top Tips for Cooking on the Road

Part of the fun of a campervan holiday is cooking and eating in a different place every day. Preparing meals on the road isn’t difficult, as modern campervans offer gas cook tops and small ovens. Plus, you can often hire a barbecue that stows easily in the garage.

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Travelling by Motorhome

Do I Need Campervan Rental Insurance?

When it comes to your dream New Zealand campervan holiday, the last thing you want is an unexpected incident on the road delaying you and costing you money.

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Travelling by Motorhome

What to Expect from a Campervan Rental Company

A campervan holiday is a fantastic way to see New Zealand and there are many campervan rental companies offering everything from budget backpacker converted station-wagons to modern European campervans with the comforts of home. As with all things in life, you get what you pay for – but there are some basics that you should look for from the rental company you choose.

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Travelling by Motorhome

6 Reasons Why a Campervan Is the Best Way to Visit New Zealand

When it comes to planning your dream holiday in New Zealand there’s a lot to consider: how long do you have? What do you want to see? One question is easy to answer: do you want a holiday with freedom, flexibility and the chance to really experience New Zealand’s stunning scenery in comfort? Then you need a campervan.

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About Wilderness

Get Closer to More of New Zealand in the Vista 2

There’s a new member of the Wilderness Motorhome rental fleet and it’s the perfect choice for those who want to get even closer to New Zealand’s beautiful outdoors.

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About Wilderness

Making Magic at Wilderness

Fernando Orduna has a background in making magic happen. Having worked as an ambassador at Disney World in Florida, Fernando knows what it takes to make an experience special. Now, as part of the Adventure Support team at Wilderness’ Auckland base, Fernando’s role is to look after guests and ensure their dream New Zealand motorhome holiday gets off to the best possible start.

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Where to Go & What to Do

Kia Ora! It’s Māori Language Week

This week (10-16 September) is Māori Language Week ‘Te Wiki o te Reo Māori’ in New Zealand. Each year, this time is dedicated to raising awareness of and strengthening ‘te reo Māori’ (the Māori language) and the aim is for all New Zealanders to use more Māori phrases in everyday life.

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Guest Stories

New Zealand Winter Wonderland

New Zealand has to be one of my all-time favourite photography destinations in the world! When I recently visited with Wilderness Motorhomes I was treated with an awe-inspiring winter wonderland. I spent two weeks exploring what NZ has to offer and here are some of my favourite winter destinations.

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About Wilderness

Where the Adventures Begin

Mike Davies has seen Wilderness’ Christchurch base grow from a small four-person operation to a bustling team of 20, where visitors from all around the world are welcomed regularly as they prepare to head off on their New Zealand adventures in a Wilderness motorhome.

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