Conferences in Exotic Locales: Auckland

Conferences in exotic locales are pretty similar to those in normal locales, just a lot more expensive and time-consuming to reach. And less well-attended.

Here are some photos of Auckland. I was there for a non-exotic conference last December.

Auckland Harbor

The water’s an exotic color (!).

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A university building! Some day someone should probably build a business school building again that isn’t mostly glass.

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Auckland Bike Sculpture

Tourists taking photos of other tourists taking photos of other tourists. I can only hope there were several more tourists lined up behind me with their cameras.

Mostly, though, it looked like this:

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But standing maybe half the time. Usually with a lot more people around.