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Okay probably not going to have that much jetlag, but sleeping on an 8 hour flight, near impossible...

Okay probably not going to have that much jetlag, but sleeping on an 8 hour flight, near impossible...

40 Wellingtonians have combined to share their fave travel tips for the city on this page. Includes tips for where the locals eat, drink, and play (activities, entertainment, walks, beaches, fun with children, etc). Image courtesy of Gregory Bodnar (via Flickr)

40 Wellingtonians have combined to share their fave travel tips for the city on this page. Includes tips for where the locals eat, drink, and play (activities, entertainment, walks, beaches, fun with children, etc). Image courtesy of Gregory Bodnar (via Flickr)

The best local spots (65+) in Auckland - shared by 90 Aucklanders!  From swimming pools in disused mines, the best second hand shops to find treasures to the most underrated adventures. Find eating, drinking, walks, parks, beaches, fun with children and more - all suggested by that people that live there!

The best local spots (65+) in Auckland - shared by 90 Aucklanders! From swimming pools in disused mines, the best second hand shops to find treasures to the most underrated adventures. Find eating, drinking, walks, parks, beaches, fun with children and more - all suggested by that people that live there!

The secret and not so secret delights of Havelock North, New Zealand. Where to see a waterfall that used to be a hydroelectric dam, watch movies in an ampitheatre,and where to sample the best Hawke's Bay cuisine! All written by a person in the know - a person that lives there!!

The secret and not so secret delights of Havelock North, New Zealand. Where to see a waterfall that used to be a hydroelectric dam, watch movies in an ampitheatre,and where to sample the best Hawke's Bay cuisine! All written by a person in the know - a person that lives there!!

One of the best beaches in NZ, wineries galore (inc one venue which regularly hosts Sunday winery gigs!), and the best indoor and outdoor play options for children in Hastings, New Zealand. All written by locals (so the tips can be counted on!)

One of the best beaches in NZ, wineries galore (inc one venue which regularly hosts Sunday winery gigs!), and the best indoor and outdoor play options for children in Hastings, New Zealand. All written by locals (so the tips can be counted on!)

Top secrets of the best places in Napier, written by a person living in Napier. Locals' tips - you won't find all of these in your standard guidebook! Inc best drinking, eating, sights & activities, children activities, and beaches, parks and walks.

Top secrets of the best places in Napier, written by a person living in Napier. Locals' tips - you won't find all of these in your standard guidebook! Inc best drinking, eating, sights & activities, children activities, and beaches, parks and walks.