Also known as the ‘city of sails’, Auckland is an amazingly scenic city that is blessed with almost everything from gorgeous beaches to snow tipped mountains. This city is also home to some of the worlds most breathtaking volcanic mountains. New Zealand is also known for its friendly locals. Laid back and relaxed, these cool customers are more than willing to lend a helping hand to a lost traveller and will never shy away from a friendly game of rugby. This wonderful city is also popular for its local cuisine which is a mixture of native delicacies and western dishes.

The largest city in New Zealand, Auckland is home to more than 100 wineries and vineyards. Some of the vineyards found in this region were first planted in the early eighteenth century which was when most of the wineries were created as well. This region is best known to produce Bordeaux style wines such as Chardonnays and Cabernet Sauvignons. The production processes which are carried out in these regions are traditional ones which as any wine lover would know is exactly how great tasting wines should be made.

Ascension Wine Estate which is located in Auckland is the perfect place for guests to relax and dine while sipping on some locally produced fine wine. The amazing location of this estate is also ideal for corporate events and wedding celebrations. Established in the 1930’s the West Brook Winery is famous for producing varietals wines of the highest quality. Visitors to this location have the luxury of tasting samples of Sauvignon Blanc Rose, Riesling and Chardonnay.

If you’re looking for an Auckland hotel with exceptional lodging facilities and convenient location in the heart of the city, The Langham Auckland is the place for you. This flagship hotel is in a league of its own when compared with other Auckland hotels which share a similar status.