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The view from the top of Mt. Eden, a collapsed volcano.

6. Auckland, New Zealand Auckland is one of the few cities in the world to have harbors on two major bodies of water. It’s on New Zealand’s North Island, the largest urban area in the country with more than 30% of the country’s population. Currency value change since 2008: 6% decrease. Read... Vani Rangachar / Los Angeles Times