Wellington, New Zealand is underrated. Do this cool stuff.

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A reader of my blog recently wrote to me and asked what there is to do in Wellington (the city I live in), and I had this sort of realization that people must have a hard time finding all the cool stuff that I’ve found in my city. So, I’ve decided I’ll share that list I wrote with you all. Perhaps, if you Google “activities in Wellington” or “things to do in Wellington” one day, I’ll be famous.

This list is my no means exhaustive, but documents some of the cool stuff I’ve found around here. It’s a great city, but I think a lot of information about it is hard to find or doesn’t surface very well online. I hope you enjoy my list!



Coffee Coffee Coffee


We have pretty much the best coffee culture anywhere I can think of. If you don’t like coffee, you may suddenly find yourself loving it.



We also have some of the best beer in the world in Wellington with microbreweries all over the place.

Exploring indoors


Exploring outdoors

Just outside of Wellington

This list is by no means exhaustive, I’ve likely missed lots of cool stuff I know about but have forgotten today. I’ll update it where I can, but if you think something’s missing, get in touch. Nobody paid me to write this, I just like these things.

v1.5 - Last Updated 3/09/14


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