Auckland Day Trip: Waiheke Island, New Zealand

I ended up back in Auckland over Easter weekend. But I wanted to spend as little time as possible in the city, so visiting one of the nearby islands was top priority. I considered going to Rangitoto, but I didn’t quite feel up to that adventure at the time (I was dehydrated all week). Instead,… Continue reading Auckland Day Trip: Waiheke Island, New Zealand

Auckland Day Trip: Devonport, New Zealand

Devonport is a suburb of Auckland located on the opposite side of Waitemata Harbor, and it is home to New Zealand’s main Naval Base. This small seaside village is filled with great restaurants and scenery, which is what draws so many people over from the city. Devonport isn’t an island, but it sure feels like… Continue reading Auckland Day Trip: Devonport, New Zealand