Following the fact that Australian and New Zealand residents are be able to travel between the two countries with no quarantine restrictions which commenced April 19, Ralph Hollister, analyst, travel and tourism, GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offered his view on the situation:
P&O Cruises recently announced it has extended its voluntary pause in operations in Australia and New Zealand to August 31, of this year in response to continuing travel restrictions due to the impact of COVID-19.
A trip to the breathtaking landscape of the majestic Southern Alps will become much shorter when American Airlines launches the only nonstop service from Los Angeles International Airport to Christchurch, New Zealand, in October 2020.
Air New Zealand and United Airlines announced the only non-stop service between New Zealand and the US East Coast will begin in October 2020.
As Japan prepares to host thousands of rugby fans, New Zealand has come together with their national rugby team, the All Blacks, and Jacinda Ardern, prime minister, New Zealand, to say a heartfelt and culturally significant ‘Thank You’ to the Japanese people.
The stunning natural beauty of New Zealand’s South Island and its many incredible attractions and experiences have been showcased to travel trade across North America, with three spectacular events in four days taking place in New York, Dallas and Los Angeles.
Tourism New Zealand announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tencent Holdings, a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China.
There is a new dress code for sick and injured endangered penguins at a New Zealand wildlife hospital - the latest in baby onesies.
International visitor spend is growing faster than visitor arrival numbers, showing the value of visitors to New Zealand is increasing.