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Auckland is a thriving multi culteral Metropolis with the largest Polynesian population within the Pacific.
Auckland boasts a wide selection of Art Galleries, Museums, Restaurants, a very good library, cinemas, markets and arguably one of the best rugby teams in the world.
Most aircraft passengers arrive at Auckland airport and it is worth arranging a stay to experience this vibrant City whilst you get over your jet lag.
Auckland is a natural Harbour which is ideal for sailing, a pass time favoured by a lot of Aucklanders.

St. Helens is on the Hauraki Gulf and has an idyllic beach for lazing on.
St. Helens is famous for the Kelly Tarltons undersea world which must be visited.
A view of St. Helens in the Hauraki Gulf  
From Auckland you can visit the islands out in the Hauraki Gulf, such a Rangitoto and Waihiki Island.
For the Artist Auckland has numerous opportunities for painting a variety of subject's such as architecture, sea scapes and sailing.
Auckland has several art galleries and studios showing contemporary paintings and paintings from other eras.