Walk around Sky Tower, 192 metres up, and enjoy stunning panoramic views of the city. ), sit back and relax with a glass of wine and some nibblies in The Sugar Club.
You get to enjoy the sweeping views without the fear for your life. Spend a summer's afternoon at one of the city's most picturesque locations.
Got a special date coming up or just want to mix it up with your other half?
My partner often has to remind me that sitting down next to each other watching TV is not quality time (me watching The Bachelor on my laptop, him watching Discovery Turbo on the 50″).
Get active (and try not to kill each other) – Auckland has so many regional parks, zillions of walks and biking trails.
There are some amazing dams, waterfalls beaches and forestry to be seen in all corners of Auckland.
It's only 35 minutes by ferry from Auckland city. This divine Italian-inspired restaurant is set in a light and airy conservatory and surrounded by greenery and plants, some of which are used to prepare their simple but striking dishes. Whether its summer or winter, Takapuna is a lovely place to relax and take in the unbeatable serenity of a Kiwi beach.
They are Korean pancakes which can come in sweet and savoury.
While sounding probably a little out of your comfort zone and your usual food wheel…trust me you will love them!
They also do killer breakfasts to jumpstart your day. No matter what time of year, the Botanic Gardens are breathtakingly beautiful.
Pack a picnic and soak up the sun, then stroll around checking out the plants and artworks scattered around the gardens. Get the adrenaline pumping for a date you'll never forget! If you can't quite bring yourself to go out and do Sky Walk (and who can blame you?