Asia is a great option for Kiwi travellers; it’s a ‘mid-haul’ destination – we have direct flights from Christchurch to Singapore and to Guangzhou with great connections beyond and also good connections from Christchurch via Australia to Bali. It’s mostly tremendous value for money, especially in the Indian Subcontinent, Indochina… Learn more


We believe this is a destination where our experience and knowledge can make a huge difference to your holiday experience. We really have been to Africa – read about our experience here.  We know this destination intimately and we have the best range of tours and options for exploring… Learn more

Central America

Where to start?  A Spanish language school is a great idea as you get to live like a local for a week, but more importantly after that you can actually speak some Spanish which you will find enormously helpful as you travel through these fascinating countries. Guatemala – do visit… Learn more

South America

For Kiwis, “Latin” America is usually viewed as two quite separate destinations – ‘South’ – ie South of Panama, and ‘Central’ – North of Panama. Flying into ‘South’ America is currently possible with 2 carriers. There are flights 4 times per week from Auckland directly into Santiago (Chile) with LATAM… Learn more

UK & Europe

We may be 12,000 miles away but it is hard to escape our European influence.  Many Kiwis start with a visit to the UK – tracing family or visiting their children who are on their OE – a great introduction that is usually followed by a visit to “The Continent”.  … Learn more


Discover Travel is one of the few true specialists in New Zealand in arranging trips to the Polar Regions/ Several of our team have been lucky enough to visit Antarctica and The Arctic and experience the magic of these destinations for themselves, Ian on several occasions. There is a lot… Learn more


Congratulations to Virgin Galactic for completing its first private astronaut space flight on 10 Aug 2023, and its third successful spaceflight in just over three months. Titled Galactic 02, the mission achieved multiple historic milestones, being not only the first majority female spaceflight but also the first spaceflight with a… Learn more