[dropcap]S[/dropcap]tuck between Australia and Antarctica, New Zealand is often forgotten by the rest of the world. In fact, it was one of the last significant land masses to be populated by humans.
Here are some cool and awesome facts about New Zealand, that will make you wish to visit that place!!
–First of all, as you may have noticed, in New Zealand a kiwi is not a fruit. It either refers to a native flightless bird or to the islanders themselves. And unlike many other demographic labels, calling a New Zealander a “kiwi” is not considered offensive.
–New Zealand was the last major landmass to be populated by humans.
–Wellington is the southern most capital city on Earth.
–According to the Corruptions Perception Index New Zealand ties with Denmark for being the least corrupt country in the world.
–The 90 mile beach is actually only 90 kilometers long.
–Japan has more vending machines than New Zealand has people.
–For every person in New Zealand there are 9 sheep.
–Blue Lake is said to have the clearest water in the world.
–There are no snakes on the islands.
–New Zealand is home to more species of penguin than anywhere else in the world.
–Auckland is consistently rated as one of the most livable cities in the world.