"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.
- Pros:Beautiful Art Deco City
- In a nutshell:More than just a city
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