For activist Shaneel Lal, New Zealand will always be home — as well as a place worth fighting to improve.

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Burger Burger

Hamburger restaurant
Commercial Bay Level 2/7 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Burger Burger

"Burger Burger in Commercial Bay makes the most delicious burgers. I am addicted to it. I love it so much that I take all my dates there. The great thing is that their burgers are local. It’s a cute place to hang out with your friends, eat good food, and have a great time"

Shaneel LAL

Shaneel Lal

Purrs and Beans

Cat cafe
188 Hinemoa Street, Birkenhead, Auckland 0626, New Zealand
Purrs and Beans

"Purrs & Beans is New Zealand's longest-running cat cafe, now located in Birkenhead, Auckland. It's a small cafe that cares for old rescue cats and cats with special needs. When you support the cafe you support the cats. It is a heaven on earth for cat lovers."

Shaneel LAL

Shaneel Lal

Karangahape Road

Street
Karangahape Road, Auckland 1010
Karangahape Road

"Karangahape Road, known as K Road, is where the queer people of Auckland live. The street comes to life at night with queer excellence, drag queens and messy straight people. If you want a quick way to immerse yourself in Auckland’s queer community, hit Karangahape Road."

Shaneel LAL

Shaneel Lal

Piha

Beach
Piha, North Island, 0772
Piha

"Piha is a beautiful black sand beach in West Auckland. Lion Rock is Piha’s most iconic landmark, with war memorials and Māori carvings. Piha is surrounded by subtropical native rainforest. It is a tropical paradise."

Shaneel LAL

Shaneel Lal

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