With a fairly young population, this bustling capital city is the centre of not only New Zealand politics, but also most of its culture and arts. Because of this Wellington has a bohemian nature, which welcomes diversity and creativity. Located right at the southern tip of the North Island, it also serves as the hub for traffic between the North and South Islands. Whether you're in Wellington for only a few days or for a slightly longer stay, there is definitely something for everyone to enjoy during a visit to Wellington.

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Te Papa - National Museum of NZ

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Te Papa - National Museum of NZ

Te Papa (translation; 'our place'), the National Museum of New Zealand is located in the city centre of Wellington. It is one of the must dos for the capital and

10 Strange Facts about ACDC

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10 Strange Facts about ACDC

ACDC came back to New Zealand in 2012 after their last tour of 1996.  Here are some interesting facts about ACDC that I dug up on the band and its

Courtenay Place & Cuba St | Best Bars in Wellington

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Courtenay Place & Cuba St | Best Bars in Wellington

The heart of Wellington City lies amidst a vibrant waterfront, a corporate lane known as Lambton Quay and wider beauties such as the Kapiti coast overlooking the appropriately named Kapiti

Wildlife in Wellington

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Wildlife in Wellington

Wellington is widely known for it's great cafes and culture but you can also experience some amazing natural scenery and awesome wildlife right here on our doorstep. There's certainly a

Gateway to the South Island

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Gateway to the South Island

There are a couple of different ways to get to the South Island from Wellington. We're the gateway to the South Island and most tourists coming here for a few

Wellingtons Music Scene

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Wellingtons Music Scene

There is so much that can be said for Wellington. Fine dining, coffee culture and of course the overarching presence of Peter Jackson and his works are the usual go-to's

Wellington Zoo

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Wellington Zoo

Most people are in two minds about visiting a zoo and often have the attitude of “once you've seen one, you've seen them all'... some say that this is very

Wellingtons Best Cafes

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Wellingtons Best Cafes

Wellington is renowned for being the cultural and artistic hub of New Zealand and, given the relatively small population (for a capital city at least), there’s an astounding number of

Middle Earth in Wellington

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Middle Earth in Wellington

With all the hype leading up to The Hobbit world premiere, it's hard not to get caught up in all the excitement! Cue YouTube-ing the film trailer fifty times, scouring

Wellington Film Tour

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Wellington Film Tour

Deano's Film Tour begins at Nomads Capital for a pick up at 11am or 2pm, great if you're not a morning person or want to do something else before or

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