The best thing about New Zealand is its compact size. An ambitious visitor could experience the grandeur of the South Island mountain ranges and tropical beauty of the far north in the same day. For those who want to take it a little slower, there are hundreds of spots to stop and enjoy in between — here are 10 of the most essential according to The Urban List.
Northern Lights, rugged mountains, heavy winds and challenging weather are the most common keywords related to Northern Norway. But did you know about the picturesque beaches? Some of them even look tropical (it's true!).