With only one year to go to the Rugby World Cup 2011, authorities in New Zealand have confirmed that preperations are well underway.
The country is going all out to make the World Cup an event to remember and is looking forward to hosting the thousands of visitors who will flock to the beautiful islands to watch their teams battle it out.
New Zealand’s capital Auckland is gearing itself up to host the majority of the visitors as 70% of the country’s tourists come through Auckland.
Rugby fans can look forward not only to a great tournament but also to experiencing the beauty and culture of New Zealand. Auckland itself has so much to do, from skydiving shopping to relaxing beside the sea, it’s all here.
If your heading to the World Cup or are interested in New Zealand, here are a few sites we found useful: