Author: Oliver Gaywood

What is Premium Economy and why does it cost more?

We’ve all seen it when we’ve booked a flight, but how many of us truly know what Premium Economy means? Cheaper than Business and First…

How to plan a cheap Bali trip this Easter

Bali is one of the most popular holiday destinations for travellers from New Zealand. Whether you’re going alone or with your family, for your first…

Everything you need to know about rental cars in New Zealand

Renting a car on holiday makes life so much easier. Whether you want to rent a car in Auckland or Christchurch, Dunedin or Wellington, there…

Items you can’t pack in your carry on luggage

The appeal of travelling with just hand luggage is growing, with travellers making good use of the time and money saved by having to check in their bags.

Should you buy travel insurance for your next holiday?

Travel is full of inspiration, excitement and discovery, but there is a practical side to think about as well. If you’re asking yourself if you should take out travel insurance, read on as Skyscanner New Zealand looks at the divisive topic.

Best Value Destinations for September

If you feel like you always miss out on the best flight deals, Skyscanner New Zealand has got your back. Each month we look ahead…

Best Value Travel Destinations for August

With the New Zealand winter well under way, no one would blame you if you were dreaming of summer and warmer climes. Beach holiday destinations…

10 Least Searched Destinations That You Need to Visit

Whether you want to travel off the beaten path or you just want to avoid other Kiwis when you fly overseas, it’s easier than you might think to go where other New Zealanders are unlikely to visit.

A Guide to the Gold Coast for First-Time Visitors

With direct flights to the Gold Coast available from both of New Zealand’s main islands, it’s no wonder that more and more Kiwis are heading across the Tasman to enjoy the attractions of southern Queensland.