New Zealand

Renowned for its otherworldly vistasfeatured in The Lord of the Rings trilogyNew Zealand is comprised of two main landmasses, the North Island and the South Island, and more than 700 smaller islands. The South Pacific nation’s inhabitants, referred to as “Kiwis, are known to offer visitors a friendly welcome. On its shores, past and present seamlessly intertwine, with treasures from the original Māori settlers dotting the landscape, alongside beautiful colonial-era buildings like Christchurch Cathedral and the stunning art deco architecture of the seaport city of Napier. 

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