Auckland: Stay: Ponsonby

A winter view from Ponsonby towards Auckland CBD. Photo by Steve Collier

Auckland is residence to the largest percentage of all Kiwis and is also the main port of entry for travellers so it’s no surprise there are a huge number of hotels, hostels and everything inbetween on offer. The main reason for the huge population is the sheer size of Auckland. Outside of the CBD, the city stretches in all directions, swallowing up multiple suburbs, each of them offering a different perspective on life within this melting pot of cultures and lifestyles.

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From A to B and Everywhere In Between

Photo by Steve Collier.

Photo by Steve Collier.

Finding transport can be tricky. Flights, train, bicycle, tuk-tuk… Other than signing up to the newsletters of the companies you will be travelling with to be notified of special deals, there are easy ways to quickly check the cheapest deals to get around and here are a few which we found really useful…

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