Canterbury and Otago are the two ‘powerhouse’ regions of the South Island. Canterbury is the more industrial, though that’s not saying a lot – it’s still mainly agricultural, with cows in fields, beautiful lakes and mountains, and everything you’d expect of New Zealand.
Christchurch Old Cathedral
Christchurch Transitional Cathedral
Christchurch University of Canterbury
Christchurch Teece Museum
Christchurch Airport Sculpture
Here’s a link to the Wikipedia article on Canterbury Region.