‘World’s finest walk’: New Zealand’s Milford Track being spoiled by tourist hordes

Epic trail in the wild south was once a path to inner peace but popularity has trampled its tranquillity

Julian Worker has written a number of travel books including

Travels through History : France

Travels through History – The Balkans: Journeys in the former Yugoslavia

Travels through History – Northern Ireland and Scotland

Passing panorama: New Zealand’s glory from a train window

Thirty years after the TranzAlpine was launched, Susan Grossman boards one of the world’s most scenic trains at Christchurch, before completing her trip on North Island’s Northern Explorer

48 hours in Wellington, New Zealand: where to go, what to do

It’s cool-as, cute, culinarily blessed and compact. Wherever you are in the Kiwi capital, chances are you’re a 10-minute stroll from the next place you want to be