At TravelEssence, we specialise in crafting custom-made holidays that take you off the beaten path and create memories to last a lifetime. We believe in connecting with the heart and soul of a place, introducing you to the locals who call it home. Engage in conversations with fascinating individuals who will share their stories, traditions, and way of life, leaving an indelible mark on your journey.
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Photos and Video credits
The photos and videos on our site come from several sources.
New Zealand: Most landscapes and destination photos have been made by Andrew. We have also used images of Tourism New Zealand. Our accommodation and activity providers provide most of their images. We have also used images provided to us by Rolf Verhoeven.
Australia: Many landscapes and destination photos have been made by Andrew and Laurens. Our accommodation and activity providers provide most of their images and we sometimes use these also in the images of the local areas. We have also used images from Tourism Australia, SATC, NTTC, Tourism Queensland, Tourism Tasmania, Tourism West Australia, Tourism NSW (images by Paul Foley), Pexels, Unsplash and Flickr.
Our clients have also sent in many images that we use to highlight their experiences.
Jimmy Nelson has travelled with Andrew and photographed for us. Jimmy has taken the images we use in our main advertising such as the Bare Maori Bums and the Two Maori Warrioresses in the Waterfall.
The copyright of all images and videos belongs to the original owners. Images and videos may not be used without the express permission of the copyright owners.
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