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Address: Auckland, New Zealand
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Ponsonby Road to Point Erin Stroll

This walk starts at the collection of eating places that is Ponsonby Central, passes the ever changing collection of cafes and restaurants along Ponsonby road and then ducks into... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This walk starts at the collection of eating places that is Ponsonby Central, passes the ever changing collection of cafes and restaurants along Ponsonby road and then ducks into the suburb of St Marys Bay and views of the Waitemata Harbour, past the Leys Institute Library down to a new glass separated walk along the edge of the motorway.

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Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I fell in love with Ponsonby - the hussle and bussle during the day and the busy and eccentric nightlife is just amazing. Nice to just stroll down the road and look for a place to eat or have coffee. Fabulous old buildings and art painted walls. Close to main roads and a Countdown for anything else you can or... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ponsonby is a nice little hub that has shops to brouse about and a great selection of bars and restaurants to suit everyone. Definitely a place to visit.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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309 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed strolling around this area and looking at the shops, having a coffee and bite to eat while staying in Herne Bay. Worth a visit

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of designer shops along here with a lot of different restaurants. Great place for an afternoon stroll but beware the wind whistles through here. Also seems to be hard to get a taxi from here to get back into town. We had to resort to uber

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Alexandria, Egypt
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ponsonby is a collective leisure and fun quarter, full of cafes and Bars. On a Friday night you can imagine being in a big open Bar :-)

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Palm Springs, California
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Great area to walk around. Lots of shops and restaurants. There were vintage stores and new design stores and plenty of choices for food and coffee.Good for people watching.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Shortish walk (15 mins) from the city but steep hill up. Lots of good eating places and boutique shops. Now a very trendy place to be

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Yes, you read this correctly. We have dined at Eleven Madison on two occasions and yes, it is rated as the worlds best restaurant but mainly for the additional frills and not only for the food. Sidart was exceptional. Truly truly a dining sensation and should not be missed. Sidart offers the palate a degustation experience that is mostly perfection.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

When visiting Auckland you must walk Ponsonby Road. Great restaurants , cafes , bars and shopping. So much on offer and I think the best area of Auckland.

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