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NZ city walk named in world's top 10. By Melanie Verran

.Ever heard of Auckland's Coast to Coast walkway?

I hadn't, until I saw on Twitter that it had made a global list of the top 10 city walks – right up there with London's Thames path and New York's Central Park.

Online travel guide BootsnAll named its pick of the 10 best city walks this month to coincide with Green Week, a tribute to sustainable travel and ecotourism.

Thinking I must have missed something in my 20-something years living in the City of Sails, I asked around the Yahoo! New Zealand office – and no-one else had heard of the coast to coast walkway either.

According to, it's a 16-kilometre, signposted walk from the downtown waterfront on the Waitemata Harbour to the seaside suburb of Onehunga, on the Manukau.

BootsnAll blows its trumpet as "one of the few places i

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Added: Aug-21-2012 Occurred On: Aug-21-2012
By: God_Himself
Tags: NZ, Auckland, Walk, Top, 10
Location: New Zealand (load item map)
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