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Wellington City - photos

Wellington Skyline photo
Wellington City Skyline photo
Wellington Skyline photo
Wellington City & Harbour view photo
Massey Memorial Wellington photo
Wellington Skyline photo
The Carter Fountain photo
Wellington Fog photo
Mount Victoria photo
Wellington Cable Car photo
Wellington Sign photo
Roseneath Wellington photo
Oriental Bay Wellington photo
Wellington Stadium photo
Evans Bay Wellington photo
Oriental Bay photo
    

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About Wellington City

The capital city of New Zealand is Wellington. Chosen for its geographic central location and magnificent harbour, this goverment city has developed into the cultural capital of the nation. Wellington's suburbs spread out toward the south and eastern coastlines and are hemmed in by scenic mountains to the north and west.

Wellington is also the encompassing region and which has a good number of regional parks and native forests as well as rural areas. The mountains and coast allow for different activities like bush walking, kayaking, and surfing. There is also a a grid of walking tracks through the city and a wide array of coastal and mountain walks further out.

The city itself known for its quality cafes and restaurants set within a compact CBD with a lively and bustling atmosphere. On offer is a wide range of shopping, nightlife spots, and entertainment. The waterfront is a favourite as it has walks, parks, shops, and New Zealand's award winning national museum, Te Papa.

Travel guides and companies consistently rank Wellington highly with the Lonely Planet dubbing the city as the "coolest little capital in the world". Often making the world's top 10 in quality of life surveys, Wellington is a great place to live as the locals will tell you. The city has it all and you don't have to travel far to see it all. Read more ››

More Wellington City photos

Wellington Cable Car Depot photo
Aro Valley Wellington photo
Newtown Wellington photo
Northland view photo
Fog Covered City photo
Evans Bay View photo
Wellington Harbour and Mountain view photo
Victoria University photo
Te Papa photo
Wellington night skyline photo
Massey Memorial photo
Civic Square photo
Wellington Harbour photo
Wharewaka Function Centre photo
Te Papa photo
Wellington Northland View photo
The Boatshed photo
Taranaki St Wharf photo
Wellington Skyline photo
Wellington Aerial View photo
Wellington at Dusk photo
Southern Bach photo
Wellington Wharves photo
Wellington Night Skyline photo
Wellington Harbour photo
Evans Bay Wellington photo
Wellington South photo
Wellington Harbour photo
Wellington Majestic Centre photo
Wellington Skyline photo
Wellington Night Skyline photo
Earthquake Damage in Wellington photo
Shed 5 Wellington photo
Dockside Wellington photo
Oriental Bay Wellington photo
Overseas Terminal Wellington photo
Mt Vic Lookout photo
Wellington Suburbia photo
Oriental Bay Wellington photo
Wellington Skyline photo


  

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Author & photographer: David Johnson (Virtual Oceania)


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