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Auckland - major city in New Zealand. Population of approx. 1.3 million.

Located on a narrow isthmus at the northern half of the North Island of New Zealand, Auckland is the largest urban area in the country with a cultural mix of indigenous Maori people and expatriates originating from England, Ireland, Polynesia and Asia. Today it is a sprawling city with many high rise office buildings, shopping centres and malls. It is the economic capital and the retail and commercial centre of New Zealand.

Straddling a volcanic field, the area in and around Auckland has stunning natural beauty in the form of waterfalls, lakes, lagoons, beautiful beaches, islands, cones and depressions. Due to the large number of yachts anchored in the cities two harbours, it is Often referred to as the "City of Sails".

With a climate of mild, damp winters and warm humid summers, there is plenty of see and do in and around Auckland. There are numerous parks and botanical gardens, art galleries, museums displaying Maori and Polynesian arts and crafts, and national and international sporting and events conducted throughout the year as well as a vibrant nightlife.

The city offers a wide variety of eating choices - food courts, cafes and restaurants, some with international cuisine. Accommodation ranges from back packer hostels to bed and breakfasts, serviced apartments and five star hotels. The Auckland International Airport has direct connection to Australia, the United, States, Asia and the South Pacific.

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