New Zealand (NZ) is an island nation in the Pacific Ocean. The country is mainly divided into two main islands – North Island and South Island. The country is famous for its volcanic mountains and the beautiful dreamy landscapes.
Capital city: Wellington.
Main language spoken:English, Maori.
Basic Greetings: Good Morning, Good Afternoon, Good Evening, Good night, Hello and Good bye.
Maori Basic Greetings: Ata marie/Morena (Good Morning), Kia Ora (Greetings).
Currency:New Zealand dollar (NZD).
Forex Exchange: Currency can be exchanged at any international airports.
Tourist visa: Visa is required to enter NZ (latest information can be found on NZ Immigration website).
Things you can carry into NZ: The customs or the border protection is very strict in NZ (ensure all things including souvenirs are declared correctly).
Best time to visit: November to March.
Adapter required (power points): Angled two or three pin plugs (same as Australia).
SIM: Spark NZ is the common provider and they can be bought at any international airports.
Driving licence: International unexpired valid driving licence is required.