Auckland is an intoxicating mix of city thrills and outdoor lifestyle. With over 50 Islands to explore, world-class surfing and a warm climate, it's often voted one as of the best cities to live in...
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Local Tip You don't have to do a bungy jump to enjoy the experience of New Zealand's only bridge climb.
Local Tip Take a ride on a vintage tram to the MOTAT 2 site to see the Solent Mark IV Flying Boat which is the only one in the world.
Britomart’s refurbished heritage buildings on Auckland’s waterfront are home to award winning restaurants and upmarket bars. The vibrant downtown...more »
For many surfers, myself included, New Zealand offers nothing less than a surfing paradise. First factor in more than 17,000 km of coastline ranging from long sweeping beaches to tiny, tucked-away...more »
With its fantastic assortment of beaches, boutique restaurants, wineries and festivals, Waiheke Island caters for jandal clad beach goers as well as...more »
This weekly street-food market is the first not-for-profit and 'Wash Against Waste' market operating in the Auckland region. Over 20 stalls offering low-cost delicious street food from countries around the world can be found in the centre of New Lynn. Each Thursday the shared space at Totora Avenue comes alive with the aromas of... more »
Cirque du Soleil returns to Auckland with a spectacular show presented under the much-loved blue and yellow Big Top. Totem traces the awe-inspiring journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly. The cast features 47 performing artists from 15 countries specialising in many breathtaking... more »
"Living on Earth is expensive, but it does include a free trip around the sun every year" - Unknown