Posts Tagged ‘Pakiri Beach’

– a new luxury boutique lodge set above Pakiri Beach’s pristine white sand and winner of a gold award for Auckland region’s “House of the Year” for homes over $1 million. The lodge is owned and operated by catering supremo Rae Ah Chee and Fruitworld director Billy Chong and his wife Evelyn. It is beautifully […]


Less than an hour north of Auckland, the village has an interesting selection of clothing and gift shops, good cafes and an amazing Saturday morning and mid-week twilight market. The freshly smoked chicken breasts are a treat. http://www.matakanavillage.co.nz DIRECTIONS… Close enough to visit, far enough to stay Just north of the Twin Tunnels! See our […]