The Picturesque Great Kiwi Road Trip marked with stamps. A special sheet of 14 stamps issued by New Zealand Post

June 23rd, 2017

If you haven’t found yourself stuck behind a campervan, lost down a gravel road on the outskirts of nowhere, or dodging people parked in the middle of the road trying to get the perfect shot, you have never experienced New Zealand`s most picturesque road.

So, the team of invites you to experience the quirky things while trekking the way around this unique country with The Great Kiwi Road Trip stamp issue by New Zealand Post.

Snag yourself a unique stamp sheet and tea towel combo and you’ll be able to check out the quirky illustrations in greater detail. The tea towel can also be purchased on its own online - the perfect Kiwiana gift for friends and family abroad and here at home.

Starting from Cape Reinga at the tip top of the North Island (where you may find yourself lost before you’ve begun), question New Zealand’s dodgy measuring skills on 90-mile beach and do a crash course in shepherding as you navigate the livestock of Taranaki.

Make sure you have your camera at the ready as you tour from geothermal pools to snow-capped mountains, golden beaches and the dense bush of the deep south. The ever-changing landscape will keep you entertained as you traverse the main highways and backroads of Aotearoa in this quirky stamp issue.

Gather some handy pointers such as when you’ll be in need of a brolly, what sights you can’t miss and where to stop for some local Kiwi kai.

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