New Zealand is not really known for their wine, but if you visit Millar Road you will probably ask yourself how that's the case. A vineyard tour, or simply a glass of the local speciality, will open your tastebuds to the whole new world of New Zealand wine.

Millar Road Winery, Tuki Tuki Hills, Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand - Just one of many wineries!

If you like birds as much as we do then you should definitely visit the Tiritiri Matangi Island. Even if you have no particular interest in our avian friends, this island near Auckland should still be on your to-do list. If you walk around the island with a local guide you will be amazed by the stories they can tell you about the animals and nature of this hidden beauty.

Tiritiri Matangi Island - rated Auckland attraction on Trip Advisor

Truly a place that makes you realise the stunning beauty of mother nature. The lights you see in the picture are actually glowworms, just adding to the mesmerising effect of this North Island cave system. Its deep underground so we would advise you to bring a sweater, but even with the cold, this experience is definitely worth it.

Photographer Joseph Michael captures long-exposure images of glowworms in a limestone cave in New Zealand.

Truly an iconic place in New Zealand; this South Island attraction is where you will find the oldest lighthouse in New Zealand (It’s from 1870).

10 Most Amazing Places to Visit in New Zealand. A photographic journey to some of the places to see while traveling in New Zealand.