Our lunch stops were much more memorable than our dinners but to be fair, Wairau River Wines and Saint Clair Family Estate Vineyard Kitchen had set the standards really high.
Having lunch at a winemaker’s restaurant never disappointed, but dining in a vineyard setting makes the experience much more special.
Getting a taste of a major city’s suburbs can be a refreshing change of scenery. Auckland’s Newmarket offers plenty enough for a day or two.
In a recipe for driving pleasure and luxury, BMW has updated the fourth-generation X5 to fit seamlessly into modern lifestyles and those with a sense of wanderlust.