Glaciers in New Zealand
Maori children
Northland, New Zealand
Queen Charlotte Sound
Routeburn Track
Boating in Taupo
Tongariro, New Zealand
Wellington, New Zealand

French Town

Search again 

1 - 10 of 22 Results

Show per page

Related Categories: Man Made Attractions | Hot Air Balloon Coromandel | Hobbit Town | Hobbit House


    Set in an extinct volcano crater, beautiful Akaroa on Canterbury's Banks Peninsula is the only French colony in New Zealand and the oldest colonial town in the South Island. No visit is complete without a guided Historic Walk - the ideal way to orient yourself to the beautiful, tranquil…
    tours » heritage and historical tours

  • Bay of Islands History New Zealand, Bay of Islands Historical Places NZ

    …past. Several towns are scattered like shells around the coast, each with its own individual feel. There's the main holiday town Paihia—a vibrant, uptempo place and a few minutes away elegant Russell, once a whaling town, now a tranquil oasis. It's a sweet irony that the town described in the…

  • Banks Peninsula Canterbury New Zealand, Akaroa Canterbury New Zealand

    …Cook sighted Akaroa Harbour in 1770s. Akaroa is the site of the only attempted settlement by the French in New Zealand. Their influence is still evident in this vibrant tourist town—look for French street names, quaint historical buildings and inspired cuisine. Activities in Akaroa and the…

  • New Zealand Scenery, New Zealand's Scenic Views

    …every day, just by walking the main street. Banks Peninusla - Canterbury Banks Peninsula and Akaroa, early attempted French settlement site. Charming seaside tourist town with French influences. Canterbury Plains - Canterbury Hobbits Frodo and Sam had to walk through the vastness that was Erewhon in…

For more listings please click: 1 2 3Next

Powered by Site Search powered by SLI Systems