Funky, eclectic, and just plain cool. Wellington has a Bohemian vibe that jives with it's beachside ambience, making it seem like the offspring of San Francisco and San Diego. Definitely worthy of the Coolest Little Capital in the World title.
Food, benches in the sunshine, and little shops to entertain the masses. This seems to be the hub of activity for Wellington - where workabees come on their lunch breaks, families come for togetherness time, and students come to study. It's the place to be on a warm spring or summer day....more
Te Papa (Wellington Museum) is one cool museum. Filled with marine and biology exhibits, interactive rooms like a live movable map, and an earthquake simulator, it's the perfect place for an afternoon indoors. Add the Middle Earth vibe and Lord of the Rings/Hobbit memorabilia, and how can...more