North Island

The North Island of is warm, with scenery ranging from sandy beaches, through rolling farmland to active volcanic peaks. Although it is smaller than the , it is much more populous, with half of New Zealand's population living north of Lake Taupo in the middle of the North Island.
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is the largest city in at 1.7 million citizens, and the main arrival point for visitors to the country. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, CC BY 2.5.

is the capital and second largest urban area of . Photo: Clilly4, CC0.

The is in the North Island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The region is the southernmost part of the North Island of , governed by the Regional Council. Photo: Deanpemberton, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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is the northernmost region in . is the only city in the area; the next biggest towns have a few thousand people. Photo: Brownfish, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a region of the North Island of that lies to the south of and is named for the River that traverses its length. Photo: tara hunt, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a region on the north-east coast of the North Island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region on the east coast of the North Island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region of the North Island of that is dominated by its volcanic mountain, , also known as Mount Egmont. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The region of features the Lake Taupo area and the mountain volcanoes of , all situated on a volcanic plateau in the middle of the North Island. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a broad flat river plain on the south-west side of the North Island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The , also known as Eastland or the Gisborne Region, lies around and south of the of the North Island of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The region is on the west coast of the North Island of . Photo: Ripdog2121, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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