NZ Rotorua Pohutu Geyser Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley
NZ Rotorua Waitapu Green Ngakoro Lake
NZ Rotorua Forest of Tree Ferns and Giant Redwoods in Whakarewarewa Forest

An eggy scent hangs over sulphuric Rotorua on New Zealand’s North Island, which is home to spectacular geothermal springs, mud pools and geysers. However, it’s not just the landscapes that attract visitors – 34% of Rotorua’s population is Maori, and cultural performances and banquets are worth seeing.

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