Loved by the locals: Auckland

Spread over 4000km of designated marine park, the glistening waters of the Hauraki Gulf reach from the shores of Auckland...

Auckland Sky Tower and the illuminated light path bicycle lane beside the highway. © Mlenny 
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Budget Travellers Inn Visit website

Ideally located close to Auckland Airport and 1.5km to Rainbow's End Theme Park, Manukau Shopping Centre, restaurants, cinemas, tenpin bowling, greyhound racing and more. . . . More . . . 

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Road trips

A road less travelled: on the trail of a hot lamb sandwich

Travelling from Auckland to Wellington via Taumarunui, Napier, Gisborne and Tauranga in search of an old-fashioned Kiwi treat.  Read the story . . . 

3.8 /5
3.8 /5
Sai Motels - Greenlane Auckland Visit website

Sai Motels - Greenlane offers cozy city central budget motel accommodation with traditional hospitality and round-the clock service. Located very close to the Central Park . . . More . . . 

4.2 /5
4.2 /5
YMCA Auckland Visit website

YMCA Hostel is part of YMCA Auckland, a not for profit organisation that is associated with YMCAs around the world and strives to make a . . . More . . . 

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Food and drink

New Zealand produce: fresh is best

Fresh is best. That is undoubtedly the case when it comes to New Zealand produce – it’s one of the single greatest things our country has to offer. Read the story . . . 

3.1 /5
Knightsbridge Motor Lodge Visit website

34 modern ground-floor units. Walking distance to MIT, 15 minutes to the airport. Close to Hunters Plaza Shopping Centre and swimming pools. . . . More . . . 

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Climbing: facing your fear

Climbing is the unique blend of physical and mental exertion that leads both to a feeling of accomplishment and a sense of calm. All in some of the most breathtaking landscapes in New Zealand. Read the story . . . 

Auckland Whale and Dolphin Safari Visit website

Auckland Whale & Dolphin Safari make it easy to experience the astonishingly abundant wildlife of the beautiful Hauraki Gulf Marine Park. . . . More . . . 

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Natural attractions

South Auckland stroll

The best way to introduce yourself to a new area is to take a stroll with a local. The tips and places you will visit will depend on that local’s personal experience Read the story . . . 

Auckland Express Tour and Auckland Highlights Tour Visit website

VISIT PLACES YOU WOULD NEVER SEE ON YOUR OWN 3 hours on your own in Auckland will likely get you around the central city. . . . More . . . 

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Central Auckland: bustling, beautiful, always beguiling

Auckland. Our diverse and buzzing supercity attracts lovers of good food, good beaches and hearty adventures in the great outdoors. Read the story . . . 

4.5 /5
4.5 /5
New Haven Motel Visit website

New Haven Motel is ideally situated for travellers, whether they are on business or holiday. Tucked away in the heart of New Lynn, just a . . . More . . . 

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Auckland Sky Tower

Opening in 1997, the Sky Tower was, at 326 metres, the tallest building in the southern hemisphere. It’s still the twelfth tallest tower in the world. Read the story . . . 

AJ Hackett Bungy NZ Visit website

LIVE MORE. FEAR LESS. Walk around the ledge or jump off the Auckland Skytower, Bungy from the Bridge, or just take a stroll up and . . . More . . . 

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Five excellent days out with kids in Auckland

We've got another five great ideas for getting out with the kids around Auckland... Read the story . . . 

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