One of the outdoor activities Christchurch has become well known for is mountainbiking, especially since the opening of the spectacular Christchurch Adventure Park. The unfortunate fire on Christchurch’s Port Hills last year meant the Park had to close for a while to rebuild, but it’s back up and running again now and attracting mountainbikers from … Continue reading "Mountainbiking in the Garden City"
One of the wonderful things about Christchurch in the winter is our close proximity to New Zealand’s best ski areas – including Mt Hutt which has the longest ski season in Australasia and is the largest ski area in New Zealand. And even better, from right here at the Airport Gateway, you are just 1 … Continue reading "NZ Ski Season 2018 is at hand!"
You might have taken Christchurch off your holiday destination list for a while – and yes, since the quakes things have been a little messed up, that’s for sure. But it’s been more than six years since the worst of that happened, and the city has been rebuilding and recreating itself throughout that time. With … Continue reading "10 Great Reasons to Holiday in Christchurch, New Zealand"
Tip 1: Book an early flight and save on cash. But you don’t have to drive across town in the early hours, get your car parked for the week (or more) and then get yourself to the check-in on time. Instead, explore the options for “park and fly” and stay the night before and after … Continue reading "5 Tips for Managing Business Travel in Christchurch"
When the South Island’s freezing cold winter temperatures are being drowned out by the appeal of tropical destinations, it’s time to pack your bags for a week or two away. At this time of year, the Airport Gateway has plenty of guests from outside Canterbury who use us as a base when they are departing … Continue reading "Winter Escape Holidays – Flying From Christchurch to the Tropics"