New Zealand (64 images)

A land of stunning beauty, New Zealand is a country of contrast and contradiction. From the sub-Antarctic south to the sub-tropical north, photographer and travel writer David Noyes toured both the modern cities and natural wonders unique to these two islands in the South Pacific. Called Aotearoa, "the land of the long white cloud," by the Maori, New Zealand's first people, it is one of the world's most isolated travel destinations.