New Plymouth is a city in the Taranaki Region in the west of New Zealand's North Island. The city has about 52,000 inhabitants.
From the New Plymouth Travel Guide
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We liked this hostel better than the star-rating would make you think. It had atmosphere, in large part helped by the chicken and cats randomly walking into the lounge to entertain the guests. ... more
N ZEALAND which tour bus? KIWIEXPERIENCE? FLYINGKIWI, STRAY?
Hi, New Zealand is one of the safest & easiest countries to travel. So if safety is the reason, do not worry at all, the regular busses are fine as well. If you prefer the tour busses for meeting people that is of course a different story. Hostels are great too to meet people. I have not been ...