Difference between revisions of "Gisborne"
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Gisborne is a sunny seaside town on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand. It is a popular summertime destination as it has a relatively warm, dry and sunny climate, swimming and surf beaches with a more relaxed pace of life than the larger cities. It is the first city in the world to see the sun each day.
There are frequent flights from Auckland (1 hour) and Wellington (1 hour) on Air New Zealand.
Naked Bus offer low cost bus services between Gisborne and many other North Island towns with fares starting at $1.
InterCity Coachlines is an alterative.
Gisborne is a long town, as it has spread out along the main road into town. A car is advisable, though if you are going to the beach, walking is a good idea, as parking in the central city is often a problem.
The central business district is quite small and easy to get around.