New Zealand

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Surface: 270 534 km²
Capital: Wellington
Population: 4.4331 million inhabitants (2012)

Travel advice
Status: Exercise Vigilance.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
February, March, October and November are the best months to travel to New Zealand. In these months the temperatures are pleasant and you also avoid the mass tourism.

English and Maori are both official languages ​​in New Zealand.

Travel documents
You must have a passport that is valid for at least three months on departure from New Zealand.
A visa is not required if you are less than 3 months in New Zealand.
You must departure from New Zealand to pay a departure tax of around 25 New Zealand dollars per person.

Embassies and consulates
Dutch embassy in New Zealand: .
Dutch Consulates in New Zealand: .
Embassy of New Zealand in the Netherlands: .

Immunization (vaccination)
To visit New Zealand, you do not need vaccinations.

Money and Money
New Zealand is paid with the New Zealand dollar (NZD).

Traffic and route
In New Zealand you must drive on the left side of the road.

New Zealand a plug adapter is required.

Tap water
The tap water is safe to drink.

News and newspapers
The latest news related to New Zealand can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from New Zealand can be found on Abyznewslinks .

Web Sites New Zealand end in .nz.
Official websites of New Zealand: and .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a beautiful collection of photos of New Zealand.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of New Zealand.

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An overview of all the holidays in New Zealand, visit .

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in New Zealand can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in New Zealand can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.