Monthly Archive: March 2017

Travel Easy: Gadgets for 2017

By Anna Levine Check out these new and useful products to make traveling this 2017 even simpler.  These travelers products will come in handy for the year’s travels. Sleep Better with this Portable Noise...

Kong: Skull Island Filming Locations

Kong: Skull Island, the latest King Kong reboot starring Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson and John Goodman, opens in theaters this weekend. We’ve been curious about this mysterious island in the South...

Top 10 Guest Photos 2015

Share this page on: Photo competitions. They’re not necessarily a good thing for an organisation like us to run, because there can only ever be one winner, and we leave hundreds of other people...

5 Adventurous Facts About Milford Sound

Share this page on: Milford Sound is without a doubt one of New Zealand’s most iconic destinations. When you’re dreaming about your trip, everything’s perfect. You see sunny blue skies, snow capped peaks, perfect photographs and...

The destination is only half the hiking adventure.

Share this page on: Hot off the European trails, Phil Boorman (owner, director and guide for Active Adventures) has returned home to New Zealand after leading the inaugural Tour du Mont Blanc. Having guided for over 20 years across...

Tour du Mont Blanc Guest Reflections

Share this page on: With Nancy’s permission, we’d like to share a note she sent to us, after her ‘Tour du Mont Blanc’ trip with Active Adventures Europe in June. It really sums up why we...

Best time to go to New Zealand?

Share this page on: You know, it’s going to be great whenever you come to New Zealand, and people will travel here for different reasons. So if you’re coming here to ski, you probably...

Our first ‘Dolomiti’ trip

September 29, 2016 By Paul Share this page on: Our final European adventure for 2016 wrapped up just a few days ago – the skies were clear, the meadows were green, the hiking was...

Top 10 Guest Photos of 2016

Share this page on: Happy New Year everybody! We love this annual photography competition – every year we gather around a couple of big screens and let the imagery soak in, over a hot...