What makes Aotearoa-NZ Unique in the World of Travel is Maori Culture

By: Organic Explorer  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Maori Culture

What makes Aotearoa-New Zealand unique in the world of travel is its Maori culture.

Other tourist destinations have spectacular natural features and landscapes and similar climates, but it is the Maori culture that gives this country its special flavour. And while other previously colonised countries have indigenous populations, the Maori, in New Zealand continue to exert the robust influence on everyday life and to hold to their cultural traditions more than probably anywhere else.

An experience of Maori culture

is an essential component of any visit to Aotearoa (the Maori word for New Zealand meaning "Land of the Long White Cloud").

For a more detailed explanation of our philosophy

For a glossary of Maori words and phrases

Maori Language pronunciation

Maori Place Names

About a Marae Visit

History of the Treaty of Waitangi

What is Urban Maori Culture?

Stewart Island - Only the Twittering of Birds.

Keywords: Maori Culture

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