Many people still do not fully understand what online dating is all about.
Online dating has totally revolutionized the manner in which people search for friendship and love in the modern world.
However, the sheer variety of online services and platforms available for New Zealanders can be confusing, frustrating and time consuming to choose the right site.
It would be enough to just enjoy the atmosphere with a couple of Sazerac cocktails but, happily, Orleans keeps the entertainment coming with their live jazz sets. If you prefer a more intimate, relaxed atmosphere, then head for Mea Culpa in Ponsonby.
It’s not the biggest bar in Auckland, but if you and your date can get a seat then be prepared to be dazzled by the ever-changing drinks list (and by the skill of the bartenders preparing them! The cocktails here are seasonal, locally-focused and pretty enough to pass as art; their taste is even better.
Waiheke is home to fantastic art galleries and stunning, peaceful beaches, both ideal date backdrops, but where the island truly shines is with the wine.
Try heading to Cable Bay for wonderful Syrah, accompanied by live music and jaw-dropping views (best seen from a beanbag on the lawn).We offer a supportive service that uses smart profiling to match couples based on their personalities, relationship preferences and location. Elite Singles caters for NZ dating, wherever you are in the country (for those outside of Auckland, please click here).For those in Auckland however, there's only one place to look: close to home. In theory, Auckland dating should be a breeze – after all, this is NZ's biggest and most diverse city, with no shortage of local singles (50% of the population is unmarried according to the 2013 Census).If your date has a sweet tooth, head to Queen Street’s Giapo Ice Cream.This is isn’t just ice cream that pushes the boat out; this is ice cream that launches the whole fleet.Wouldn’t it be great , we have decided to share our personal experience and that of other users on our Top 10 online dating comparison site.