Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Bay of Islands is a region on the north tip of New Zealand.
Where You're Docked
Ships anchor and tender passengers to Waitangi Wharf northwest of the main town of Paihia. Shuttles are usually provided though it is a pleasant 25 minute walk along the beach to town with one small hill.
Money and Tipping
Paihia is a very small town with only a couple of main streets.
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Shopping & Restaurants
Shops, restaurants, and a post office can be found in the small town center in Pahia. There is a small supermarket in town but a larger Countdown supermarket on Puketona Rd off the roundabout midway between the wharf and town.
The small public library has free WiFi but it is a weak signal which can only be accessed outside. There are some internet cafes in town and by the beach.
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