Holidaymakers booking flights to New Zealand have

first_imgHolidaymakers booking flights to New Zealand have voted the country their favourite long-haul destination in the annual Readers’ Travel Awards.The Australasian country beat off competition from Cambodia, Chile, Vietnam and Japan to claim top spot from readers of the Guardian, the Observer and guardian.co.uk.Further good news came when Air New Zealand was voted passengers’ second-favourite airline after Singapore Airlines.Andy Pietrasik, guardian.co.uk’s travel editor, said the results suggested that many travellers wanted to get “as far away as possible from the bad news at home”.”New Zealand also scored more highly than last year in winning this category, showing that the New Zealand experience has lost none of its appeal during the recession,” he explained.”This will stand it in very good stead as the travel environment improves.”Last month, readers of Conde Nast in the UK voted New Zealand their second favourite destination in the world.Statistics New Zealand figures published today (October 21st) revealed a 9.3 percent increase in the number of overseas visitors arriving in the country during September compared to the same month last year.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map RelatedTravel trends & analysis 2010: Top 50 destinations for UK travellersWe reveal the top 50 most searched for destinations from UK airports for travel in 2010.Air New Zealand Black Friday deals 2018In partnership with Black Friday Air New Zealand Deals 2018 Fly London to Los Angeles for prices from £175* Book Now Air New Zealand is launching the best sale fares of the year, including 100 x £175 return economy flights from London to Los Angeles*. The offer launches this Friday, 23rd…Real Value Resorts: Perception Vs RealityReal Value Resorts: Perception Vs Realitylast_img read more

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