The Best Places to Shop in New Zealand
Some of New Zealand's best souvenir shopping is found at art and craft galleries around the country. Locally-made crafts include Maori woven pieces and wood carvings. One color you're sure to see all over the place: green, the color of pounamu, the Maori name for greenstone. But the country's shops don't just stop at souvenirs, of course. You'll find local designer labels at shopping centers, including Auckland's High Street. Watch for pieces by Karen Walker, one of the country's best-known designers. Living in a camper van during your stay? Stop at the many farmers markets around the country to restock your cooler.