The Radar: New Zealand’s Top Wine Regions, How to Avoid Being Pickpocketed, World Kite Festivals

  • There are more than 140 vineyards and 70 wineries in Hawke’s Bay one of New Zealand’s top wine regions. Discover ten more in Kiwi country with this guide. [Got Saga]
  • Don’t lose your wallet the next time you travel. According to this Frommer’s story over 100 people in a major city may fall victim to pickpocketing on any given day. Avoid pickpockets by using these tips to safely carry your cash when you travel. [Frommer’s]
  • Watch this slideshow of 23 major kite festivals from around the world. [Matador]

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