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    Oceania,  Travel

    Where to sleep in Auckland and New Zealand?

    During our two weeks in the Middle Earth (read How to plan a trip to New Zealand) we discovered that New Zealand has hotels and accommodation options to suit every budget and taste. In New Zealand, except Auckland and other big cities (Wellington and Queenstown mostly), you will find more family-type guesthouses, medium-high quality level, rather then hotels. They are often “dependances” or parts of wonderful villas inhabited by retired people. Our experience was excellent: kind and smiling people; spacious, clean and well-equipped rooms; superb english homemade breakfast. Where to sleep in Auckland? In the CBD (Central Business District) the area of largest concentration of attractions, skyscrapers and businesses. Here…

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    Oceania,  Travel

    How to plan a trip to New Zealand?

    How to plan a trip to New Zealand? What to see and how long should you spend in each stop? Useful tips for a journey into nature, in a pristine and incredibly generous land! New Zealand is the journey of life, from every point of view: an authentic immersion in unspoiled nature, an earthly paradise made up of long greens stretches, ups and downs wedged in mountains; a more unique than rare landscape. It’s the journey of your life because it’s on the edge of the world, far from everything and everyone. Its surface is roughly comparable to that one of Italy (270,000 square kilometers), but it is sparsely populated…