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Auckland?  Why Auckland?

Auckland? Why Auckland?

There are many 'received wisdoms' in New Zealand tourism.  One of the more annoying of these is "to see New Zealand, you need to get out of Auckland".  Many itineraries, put together by junior people around the world with little product knowledge and very little client contact, follow this precept and shoot people out as...

Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands

I was up in the Bay of Islands, yesterday, tacking a product inspection on to the end of a trip with some delightful Canadian clients.  This was a real hardship - conning a 70ft trimaran around one of the most beautiful harbours in the world in near-perfect weather conditions.  And to make it worse, my family came up - children I've...

Auckland

Auckland

Often misunderstood, this city has grown to dwarf New Zealand's other cities.  The reason, according to one eminent historian is lifestyle.  I agree with him.  This is not an easy city to understand for those who want to do it themselves.  Our clients have had an excellent time.  With the maritime playground - second...

Auckland

Auckland

Auckland wird häufig vorgeworfen, es wachse so, weil es alle anderen Städte Neuseelands in seinen Schatten stellen wolle. Der Grund dafür, so sagt ein bekannter Historiker, sei der Lebensstil in dieser Stadt. Ich stimme ihm da voll und ganz zu. Auckland gerecht zu werden, ist nicht so einfach. Aber unsere Gäste haben immer eine exzellente...