This guide helps you to get the most from your visit to New Zealand. Introducing New Zealand maps the country and sets it in its historical and cultural context. The seven area chapters in New Zealand Area by Area describe the main sights, with photographs, illustrations and maps. Features cover topics relating specifically to the North and South islands as well as subjects of regional interest. Restaurant and hotel recommendations can be found in Travellers' Needs. The Survival Guide has practical tips on everything from making a telephone call to transport.