Story: United States and New Zealand

Tourists to New Zealand

Tourists to New Zealand

As suggested by this cartoon from the Mercantile Gazette in July 2000, United States tourists visiting New Zealand tended to be bigger spenders than Australians or Britons. On average in 2010, tourists from the US stayed in New Zealand for 15 days and spent $2,675.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: DX-023-003
Cartoon by Ashley W. Smith

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How to cite this page:

Robert Ayson and Jock Phillips, 'United States and New Zealand - Trade, culture and people, 1985–', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 July 2024)

Story by Robert Ayson and Jock Phillips, published 20 Jun 2012