Known as a great summer city with its beaches, harbours and rivers, Christchurch – the largest city in New Zealand’s South Island – is also a popular winter destination. Less than two hours’ drive from the beach will see you in the snow-capped Southern Alps, with their stunning scenery and world class ski fields. With a population well over 300,000, Christchurch is a vibrant modern city with a lively entertainment scene. Whether you are staying a while in Christchurch, or just passing through, there’s plenty of great accommodation options. Quality Hotel Elms is easy walking distance from Northlands and Papanui Shopping Centres, where you will find cinemas, bars, restaurants, and even indoor swimming pools for the kids – with gym facilities for Mum and Dad! And Econo-Lodge Canterbury Court is conveniently placed for those attending events and concerts at the nearby stadium or show grounds, and is within easy reach of all Christchurch has to offer. Known as “the Garden City”,
There’s so many ways Valentine’s Day can be enjoyed around the country, and Brisbane is in the enviable position of being one Australian capital city that’s got something for everyone wanting to celebrate this love-filled time of year, regardless of budget.
Thinking of something unique to do each year to mark that special day you met or married is no mean feat. We’ve put our thinking caps on and come up with some great anniversary ideas that will make your anniversary amazing.
Travelling with a partner is an altogether different experience to travelling with your family, or with a group. The type of accommodation you require, the things you want to do and see and the type of places you wish to visit are all likely to be different for couples than for larger groups.