Written by a New Zealand resident, and full of personal insights and opinions, this guide takes you to one of the world’s most exciting ecotourism destinations! It’s much more complete and in-depth than its major competition. Whether you’re dreaming of hiking along the Marlborough Sound, trout fishing in Lake Rotorua, driving the Milford Road, or feasting on sumptuous green-lipped mussels or succulent lamb, this detailed guide will help you plan the trip of a lifetime. You’ll find the latest on nightlife in Auckland and Wellington and the best places to lay your head after an adventure-filled day, too. Frommer's New Zealand also features gorgeous color photos of the sights and experiences that await you.