8 Beautiful Lakes In New Zealand You Need To Visit

New Zealand scenery is without a doubt some of the best in the world. While the mountains and jagged coastline often hog the limelight, the many gorgeous lakes all across both islands are the real stars of the show. Check out these 8 beautiful lakes in New Zealand you need to visit on your trip!

Best Hostels In New Zealand – Where To Stay In The North & South Island

Finding the right hostel involves a number of decisions ranging from location to price. With the New Zealand backpacking scene dominated by an abundance of hostels on offer, here are just a few of the best options out there for your budget-friendly accommodation during your New Zealand trip. 

Top Things To Do With 3 Days In Queenstown – Road Trip Highlights & Short Day Trips

Take a highlights trip through Queenstown New Zealand with 3 days exploring the stunning natural scenery of the Queenstown-Lakes District.

Welcome to Suzy Stories! I’m Suzy, a 25 year old Social Media Manager from London exploring the world one story at a time.

Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Driving in Queenstown – Road Trip Tips & Where to Stay With A Car Queenstown

Start planning your trip to Queenstown New Zealand with this guide to road trip tips around the South Island and accommodation in this unforgettable centre of natural beauty!

Exploring Dunedin & Otago Peninsula In A Day – South Island New Zealand Road Trip From Christchurch

Discover all that Dunedin has to offer with a day exploring the Otago Peninsula and the city centre to enjoy history, nature, and the steepest street in the world!

Planning A South Island New Zealand Road Trip

Mountains, beaches, lakes, and lots of driving. It must be a New Zealand road trip! Plan your South Island visit with these tips and ideas on driving through Otago and Canterbury, and join us on our journey through Middle Earth!

Subscribe to Suzy Stories via email!

Enter your email address to subscribe to Suzy Stories and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 3,238 other subscribers

Weekend Trip From Christchurch to Akaroa – New Zealand

I’m back in New Zealand! Here are a few highlights from a trip to visit the beautiful city of Christchurch and the surrounding area of Banks Peninsula.

New Zealand Road Trip – Christchurch to Auckland

We road tripped our way up New Zealand from Christchurch to Auckland, enjoying dolphins, Hobbiton, Mount Doom, and all sorts of antics in between!

New Zealand – A Week in Queenstown

Heading back to Christchurch via another stop in the beautiful Queenstown to enjoy the views one more time.


Looking for Something?