Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand - Understand New Zealand and Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
Understand New Zealand & Survival Guide
This chapter contains the New Zealand Today, History, Environment, Directory A–Z, Transport and Glossary chapters from Lonely Planet's Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, earthquakes and wildlife to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet...you name it. Get tips for women travellers and travelling with kids, as well as a handy language guide and glossary.
Coverage includes: New Zealand Today, History: Maori Settlement, Enter Europe, Growing Pains, From Gold Rush to Welfare State, National Building, The Modern Age, Environment: The Land, Flora & Fauna, A–Z, Transport and Glossary.
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Whether you’re a keen hiker or a beginner, passionate about exploring the highest mountains or hills, these series will help you explore some of the world’s most spectacular places. Look no further for understanding and experiencing these majestic places and the people who call them home.
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- packing checklist
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