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"Raglan is NZ's surf mecca and this lively small town with hippie flair is the perfect destination to spend some days at the ocean or explore the stunning landscape with beautiful waterfalls. The town is situated west of Hamilton and just 2 hours from Auckland, making it a perfect weekend getaway as well."
"The surfing capital of New Zealand, head here to catch some waves on the rugged west coast. Check out the incredible Bridal Veil Falls nearby, or simply chill out in town with the sustainability-focused locals. "

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