Auckland

πŸ‘₯ Population: 1.6 million

πŸ•‘ Time Zone: New Zealand Standard Time (NZST): UTC +12

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Auckland is New Zealand's largest city and commercial hub. Although the majority of people are of European descent, Auckland is diverse featuring people from India, China, South Africa and more, as well as the largest Polynesian population in the world. It usually the first port of call for many arrivals.

Weather

Somewhere between oceanic and subtropical climate. Not many extremes temperature wise with hot, humid summers, and mild damp winters. Average summer temperature is 23Β°C and in winter it is 12Β°C.

Where to live

Auckland Central Business District (CBD): Good for first timers and people with no car.

Ponsonby: For people who want access to restaurants, shops, cafes and nightlife.

Mission Bay: Good for people travelling as a family. Next to the beach.

Useful resources

trademe

wotif

Realestate.co.nz

nzflatmates

roomgo

flatfinder

campable

airbnb

Booking.com

Groceries

Markets

City Farmers Markets Auckland

Parnell Farmers Market Auckland

La Cigale French Market, Parnell

Supermarkets

Countdown

New World

FreshChoice

Getting around

From airport

SkyBus New Zealand

Method: Bus

Within

Auckland Transport

Methods: Bus, train, and ferry

Uber available

βœ… Β yes as well as Blacklane and local taxis

Uber price estimate

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