"ART DECO CITY" Top 5 Page for this destination Napier by balhannah

Napier Travel Guide: 187 reviews and 484 photos


Located in Hawkes Bay, Napier was rebuilt in the Art Deco style in the

1930"s after an earthquake and fires demolished it.

About 250 people died.

The fertile valleys surrounding the city are used for vineyards and

market gardening, with further away, for Sheep farming.

Its a pleasant city to walk around by yourself or on a guided tour.

We thought this city was beautiful, and well worth a visit.

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  • Pros:Beautiful Art Deco City
  • In a nutshell:More than just a city
  • Last visit to Napier: May 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2011 at 8:39 PM

    Such lovely photographs! I Love Art Deco and was fascinated by your tips. Great job with helpful, detailed tips.


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