‘Auckland’ Archive

Mercure Auckland Hotel Review

The Mercure in downtown Auckland is a luxurious budget accommodation. For about $50 USD a night I wasn’t expecting much, but I was delightfully surprised by the clean, efficient room. The room is a little small, but there is a small area by the door to store your luggage and have a little space. A […]

Dove Myer Robinson Park – Auckland, New Zealand

I’m not a big fan of large cities. I love traveling, but the highlights of traveling very rarely occur within a major city. Usually the best parts of a trip are the out of the way natural attractions. One thing that I do enjoy about cities are the parks. Every city has some kind of […]

Vertigo Restaurant – Best View in Auckland

We stayed at the Mercure Hotel in downtown Auckland. The hotel was nice, but the restaurant on top was amazing. The large square restaurant has floor to ceiling windows on every side, giving you fantastic views of the city. The dinner at the restaurant can be a little pricey for travelers on a budget. They […]