Planning a multi-day cycling holiday on the Hauraki Rail Trail is almost as much fun as the trip itself. The versatility of the Hauraki Rail Trail allows for access points from Kaiaua, Thames, Paeroa, Waihi and Te Aroha; all of which are within two hours drive from Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga.
I left the Kauaeranga Valley feeling like I’d done something tremendous - feeling bigger and bolder than before I arrived, but more humble too. I was a beginner there. A novice in nature’s playground with fumbling feet and awkward arms. Yet I couldn’t have loved it more.
The Coromandel has many of New Zealand's must do activities. Add these to your travel bucket list for a trip to remember.Ride of the Legends visit ThamesRide of the Lions...
On the first stop of his New Zealand tour, Rafael (the Bard) met up with some of our keen photographers and influencers to plan and shoot Cathedral Cove using the...
Whitianga cruised into a comfortable second place in New Zealand’s best town as voted on Trip Advisor (for 2017).
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Brent Purcell is a photographer specialising in long exposure landscape images. Luckily for us, he is a regular visitor to The Coromandel and on this trip he brought his mountain bike to explore the Thames to Paeroa section of the Hauraki Rail Trail. You can check out more of his work on Instagram and his website.
New Zealand is a popular film location due to its dramatic landscapes and relatively small population.
Emma Daragh and her boys live in Tairua, and she shared their favourite summer cool-off spot in the Puketui Valey, a locals' secret getaway.
Rach Stewart is a landscape, travel and adventure photographer based in Mount Maunganui, which is great for us because it means she gets to The Coromandel now and then.