Park Towers Hotel
Travel Blogs from Auckland
... a snapshot of the sights we will see over the rest of our trip - incredible views of the sea, undulating terrain and beautiful greenery all around - unlike the vegetation of any other country we have visited. At times we felt like we were on a Caribbean island and then moments later in the English countryside - it really was an interesting drive.
So that is that for the first blog from NZ! Tomorrow we do the boat trip and will explore the islands and the town ...
... a concert of the Southern Youth Choir in the St Paul's Cathedral on Saturday night . Grace was there too . The Title was Night Music and included was "Fly me to the moon". It started with a the bagpipes - Ross would have enjoyed that - and Harmonies du Soir by Liszt on the piano. I very much enjoyed it. The Conference was held in the Tolcarne Boarding establishment of St Hilda's school where we were well fed ...
... headed out somewhere cheaper for tea, with recommendation from the reception being a Mercury Food plaza hidden away in a dodgy looking building and in the opposite direction to the more busy streets. We opted for a Thai place, for a very reasonable price, which was so nice - I really miss Thailand/Asia's food! Since we had saved money quite nicely on some an amazing but still cheap tea, we felt justified in wanting to sample a hipster busy bar place that ...
... today. I took the shutter bus, which is a private bus that will pick you up and drop you off at places. When I got to the museum it cost me 16 dollars to spend the day there, which consisted of aviation display hall and many other exhibitions communications, military, rail, historic village, steam train and engines. This activity has taken me a whole day ...
... crimes go largely unreported. So, our world is being destroyed by the American led Profit machine and NZ is on the verge of being changed forever. It's time to stand up and fight the NWO and Corporate Capitalism. It felt liberating yesterday being part of a People Power movement, making a stand for something you stand for. The march had a diverse range of protesters from across the social and race spectrum, just showing how it will affect every aspect of our lives. In numbers, we can make ...
Other places to stay in Auckland
128 Albert St, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $67
- Sleek, modern, and excellent
- Can't fault it
- Great choice
Cnr Princes St and Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Excellent 5 day stay
- Loved the Hyatt!
- Nice Hotel for the Price
83 Symonds Street, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $146
- Excellent Hotel
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 Street, 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
37 Wellesley Street, Auckland | 2 star hotelfrom $65
20 Wyndham Street, 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