New Zealand, dream destination for any avid traveler. The beaches of the North Island, the geothermal wonderlands, the national museum in Wellington, the beauty of Milford Sound or the nights out… [Continue Reading]
Neuseeland, Traumziel für so manchen Reisebegeisterten. Die Strände der Nordinsel, die wundervollen Geothermalparks, das Nationalmuseum in Wellington, die Schönheit von Milford Sound oder die durchfeierten Nächte in der Partyhauptstadt Queenstown… [Continue Reading]
A few years ago, I went to New Zealand for my studies. I discovered once I was there that it wasn’t just the accent that was different in New Zealand, but also some parts of the language and the intonation, which is quite confusing when you’re not expecting it!!
Unless you have ever been invited to a hāngi this word may not be familiar to you, but in New Zealand it is as well known as saying “roast”, “bake” or “fry”.
Kiwi Speak – the foreign visitors guide to understanding the locals. Yes we speak English, but it may not be like any English you have heard before!