First Imperial Hotel Auckland
Travel Blogs from Auckland
... around Europe visiting all of my friends I have made so far. After that I would Volunteer in Africa and then head back to the United States of America.
Well, that plan fell through too. It was hard to find a job, and it turns out this country is expensive too.
I eventually got offered a job that paid very well and challenged me every day. My title at work is now a production planner for a granite bench top company. They trained ...
... were lucky that we also had an awesome view out our hotel room, where we were able to relax with a glass of beer taking in views of the city during the evenings.
The Monday that we picked up our campervan was a public holiday FOR THE QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY! We don’t even get a day off in the UK for Her Majesty (Gawd bless ‘er). We vaguely had an idea of how we’d first tackle the North Island, so we drove north towards the stunning scenery of ...
... sides. From this height you can see the cones of at least six volcano's and I believe there are more than this. These are dormant and therefore green rather than volcanic black, and have not erupted in 600 years, which is reassuring. You are never far from reminders that this is a much more active area geologically than we are used to at home.
We take a hike up one of these, Mount Eden, the next ...
So I guess this is the official start of my new blog. I have to get all the bits and pieces straight and make it look better and organized and then I won't feel so bad for it's incompleteness anymore. But that will still take me a while, as I think I won't be having regular conection over the next two weeks in Alampura. I'm on the plane, overflying dry areas of Australia for the past 2 hours. That approves of my desinterest in the ...
... her son would have been fine, but quite frankly you can't win. If I didn't jump I wouldn't have been doing my job! So that was today's mini drama. I was then soaked through from the waist down for a good few hours which was less than pleasant. Sophie finished her shift at 6 which meant it was just me and the OTHER supervisor for the next couple of hours. I felt like it was going to be hell, but it all got a whole lot better when I received a little leaving gift from her (awww ...
Other places to stay in Auckland
128 Albert St, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $119
- Sleek, modern, and excellent
- Can't fault it
- Great choice
Cnr Princes St and Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Excellent 5 day stay
- Loved the Hyatt!
- Nice Hotel for the Price
83 Symonds Street, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $146
- Excellent Hotel
71 Mayoral Drive, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $110
- Great hotel
- Great location. Excellent service!
- Great Value for money !!!
90 Federal St, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $147
- Helpful Staff
- International quality heaven in Auckland
- Visa problems
Corner Victoria & Federal Streets, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $118
22 - 26 Albert Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Great view - terrible service
- Fantastic hotel, excellent service! A true 5* gem!
- **Well appointed & luxurious**
171 Queen St, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Best Concierge
- Okay for a quick visit.
10 Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $94
- Thank goodness!
- Cool hotel and excellent value for money
8 Customs Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $92
59 Federal Street, Cnr Kingston Street, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Okay for a night
- Horrible bathroom
- Would not return to this hotel
21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Lighter Quay, Auckland | Hotel
- Genau, was man von einem Westin erwarten würde!
- Great Westin foundations..but with opening jitters!
- Ausgefallen, aber schön
196-200 Quay Street, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $81
147 Quay St, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $248
- Hated it!
- Beatiful and fun
- Super views and location
40 Beach Road, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $113
85 - 89 Customs St W, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- Good Location, poor room choice
- Wish we could have stayed longer!
- Great room
157 Hobson Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $84
411 Queen Street, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $58
188 Hobson Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $94
- Brandneu, etwas klein
- Totalmente nuevo y algo pequeño
- Very nice. Good ending to the trip
27-35 Victoria Street West, Auckland | 2 star hotelfrom $94
150 Anzac Avenue, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Corner Wellesley & Albert Streets, Auckland | 2 star hotelfrom $65
20 Wyndham Street, City Central, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $58
100 Greys Ave, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Great Hotel!
- Had a great stay
- Great Find!
1 Courthouse Lane, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $124
2 White Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $85