Out of the Primordial Mud

NY Times travel writer witnesses first hand the impact of Cup-fever on the cosmopolitan City of Sails and the hotel, restaurant, and entertainment legacy it leaves behind. “Auckland […] feels like a younger, fresher, smaller version of its overseas counterparts. The America’s Cup has ramped up the action a few notches and put a spring in the steps of its residents […] Once a neglected mudhole, [the Viaduct] is now the vibrant heart of downtown Auckland.”


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Auckland Creatives Give Condé Nast a City Tour

Auckland Creatives Give Condé Nast a City Tour

Auckland-based designer Lillie Toogood and husband Dirk Paetzold are helping shape the story of New Zealand now for an international audience. The pair were recently interviewed by Condé Nast Traveler for…