New Zealand’s Southern Alps are bigger than the Swiss, French and Austrian Alps combined! They rise to over 2,000 meters in a spine across the back of the South Island.
There are nine sheep to every human in New Zealand.
Ninety-mile beach is only 55miles long.
Kiwi refers to New Zealand’s native flightless bird and is also used as a slang term for a New Zealander. Kiwis call the fruit kiwifruit, also known as Chinese Gooseberries.
You drive on the left side of the road in New Zealand, and always give way to cars on your right.