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Hastings Map, New Zealand

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Hastings Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Hastings with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Hastings useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Hastings!

Hastings Sightseeing

One great landmark that you can't miss is Cape Kidnappers, which is a breathtaking sandstone headland in Hastings' east.  Captain Cook named it after the local Māori abducted one of the members of his crew.  It is home to the biggest and most accessible colonies of gannet in the world.  The reserve of 13 hectares includes the Black Reef and Saddle Reef colonies of gannet.  Both of these are closed to the public,... read more

Hastings Travel Guide

The population of Hastings and Napier combined makes up most of the population, and they are just 20 kilometers from each other.  Hastings and Napier were both stuck with an earthquake in 1931, being rebuilt in an architectural style that put them at the center of modern fashion.  The splendid Spanish Mission and Art Deco buildings make the region one of the world's most unique architectural centers. read more

Hastings History

On February 3rd, 1931, an earthquake hit Hastings, which killed 93 people and damaged or destroyed nearly all of the buildings in the town.  During the Second World War, allied troops were served at the ANA Club (Army, Navy, and Air Force), as well as in private homes.  The allied soldiers were sent supplies by 150 members that belonged to the 16 different local clubs. read more

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