Auckland aka “City of Sails”…

aka-bis Tāmaki (in Maori) is located on an isthmus, up the North Island, and is NZ’s main transit center where a large part of the population lives; it’s a very pleasant city, surrounded by extinct volcanoes and hiking trails; well, most of its inhabitants are about 1/2 hour away from wonderful beaches and a dozen of charming islets – lucky them!!! 🙂

N.B. for those who have missed geography or history classes… 😉 even though Auckland is NZ’s most populated city and the world’s number one place where people of Polynesian descent live, the country’s capital is Wellington – a very pleasant and interesting city, too! 🙂

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Posted on 30 April 2019, in melanie. Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. I enjoy your travels to places I know I will never get a chance to visit.

  2. Thanks for the tour of New Zealand and the history lesson! 🙂

  3. It does look lovely, Melanie, autumn will be coming there now. Leslie xoxo

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