NEW ZEALAND PICTURES by The World Traveller

Aotearoa "The Land Of The Long White Cloud", maori culture, magnificent landscapes, glaciers, geysers, hot springs and mud pools.

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Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Paparoa National Park

Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Paparoa National Park

Crashing waves

Crashing waves at Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Paparoa National Park

Heart of stone

Heart of stone on the beach

Paparoa National Park

Pancake rocks

Pancake rocks in the Pacific Ocean

Paparoa National Park

Sunset

Sunset over Punakaiki Pancake Rocks

Paparoa National Park

geyser

Geyser activity and steam vents

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Bluey volcanic pool

Bluey volcanic pool

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Steaming hot springs and geysers

Steaming hot springs and geysers

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Maori arts and crafts institute

Maori arts and crafts institute

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Erupting steaming geyser

Erupting steaming geyser

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Colorful steaming hot springs

Colorful steaming hot springs

Te Puia geothermal park, Rotorua

Devil's Bath

Lime green pool called Devil's Bath

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Champagne Pool hot spring

Champagne Pool hot spring

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Champagne Pool hot spring

Champagne Pool hot spring

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Lady Knox Geyser

Lady Knox Geyser

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Bubbling mud in hot spring

Bubbling mud in hot spring

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Colorful hot springs

Colorful hot springs

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

mud pool

Bubbling and boiling mud pool

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Steam rising up from Champagne Pool

Steam rising up from Champagne Pool

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Boiling and splashing mud

Boiling and splashing mud

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, Rotorua

Fox Glacier

Panoramic view over the glacier

Fox Glacier

Fox Glacier

Turquoise crevasse in snow and ice

Fox Glacier

Fox Glacier

Glacier snow landscape

Fox Glacier

Maori culture and history at Waitangi Treaty Grounds

Roof of the Maori meeting house

Waitangi Treaty Grounds

Hangi food

Hangi, a traditional Maori method of cooking food in a ground oven

Mitai Maori Village

Mitai Maori Village

Traditional cultural Maori experience

Mitai Maori Village

Bay of Islands

Green fields and lighthouse

Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands

Scenic cruise through the picturesque Bay of Island and dolphins watching

Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands

Beautiful rocky coastline

Bay of Islands

Hokianga

Panoramic view of Hokianga river

Hokianga

Horseback riding

Horseback riding through the green forest

Glenorchy, Queenstown

The Zorb

The Zorb Experience, fun rolling down a hill in a large inflated plastic ball

Rotorua

Tane Mahuta giant kauri tree

Tane Mahuta giant kauri tree

Waipoua Forest

Lake Matheson

Bird spreading his wings early in the morning

Lake Matheson

waterfall

Spectacular waterfall surrounded by lush green nature

Whangarei Falls

beach

Water flowing via a small passage from the beach to the ocean

North Island

Lake Ohua

Rocky beach and beautiful view over the lake

Lake Ohua

Huka Falls

Turquoise water of the Waikato River

Huka Falls

mud pool

Thermal mud pool bubbling, splashing and boiling

Rotorua

mud geothermal activity

Bubbling, splashing and boiling mud due to geothermal activity

Rotorua

Lake Rotorua

Sea gulls on the beach

Lake Rotorua

Bay of Islands

Park and gardens at Waitangi Treaty Grounds historic and cultural site

Bay of Islands

New Zealand Christmas tree

Red flower of the pohutukawa aka New Zealand Christmas tree

North Island

Nelson Lakes National Park

Fern in the forest

Nelson Lakes National Park

Victoria Park Market at Christmas time

Victoria Park Market at Christmas time

Auckland

Matakohe

Panoramic view of Matakohe, home of the world famous Kauri Museum

Matakohe

Auckland Sky Tower by night

Auckland Sky Tower by night

Auckland