The city of Auckland is New Zealand's largest and is arguably the country’s most vibrant city. Located at the top of the North Island, the city lies on moderately hilly terrain and sits amid two harbours so ocean views can be enjoyed throughout the city. Auckland is known as “The City of Sails” because of its many marinas and yacht and sailboat moorings. Auckland international airport is the main gateway to the rest of the country, so there is a high chance that if you come to New Zealand, you will pass through Auckland. Here is a guide to the most popular things to do in Auckland.