Wellington’s Funky and Fascinating Cuba Street

One of our favorite areas in Wellington, New Zealand is the Cuba Street District. Once the route of the Wellington trams, the middle section of the street was closed to traffic after the removal of the rails in 1969 and is now one of the busiest areas in Wellington. This is a cool neighborhood full[…]

Things to Do and See in Wellington, New Zealand

One of my favorite spots in the world is Wellington, New Zealand. Surrounded by rolling hills, the city sits on the edge of a stunning harbor. It is renowned for its compact size making it an ideal walking city. When I visited Wellington, I walked and walked and walked, thoroughly enjoying a city that has[…]

Wellington – The Capital of Arts and Culture in New Zealand

Wellington is currently a very popular travel spot that offers an abundance of dining, entertainment and cultural attractions to suit any taste or budget. A couple of years ago, I spent a few weeks traveling around New Zealand. After spending a day getting acclimated in Auckland, my traveling partner and I boarded a train south[…]

Explore Lord of the Rings

If you have an interest in The Lord of the Rings and you want a unique experience in Wellington, New Zealand, then this is the tour for you. This great day tour from Wellington Rover visits locations in and around greater Wellington that were used during the filming of The Lord of the Rings movies.[…]