Hey, Melbourne, there's another funky town looking to lure culture vultures, writes Julietta Jameson.
Necia Wilden is seduced by the food culture of the Kiwi capital and nearby Martinborough.
Wellington, self-described as New Zealand's cultural and culinary capital, is intensifying its campaign to attract more short-stay visitors from Australia.
Of all the gin joints in the world, Dan Kaufman favours the Kiwi capital for cocktails and class.
At least one thing has stayed the same in New Zealand's capital, writes Steve Meacham.
Hilary Doling maps out the New Zealand capital's most fashionable spots.
Beautiful and elegant, Wellington is the artistic, cultural and political centre of New Zealand. It boasts of museums, shops and cafes. Catch the cable car to Kelburn and make the journey back through the Botanic Gardens; admire the best city views from the Mount Victoria Lookout; stroll along the boardwalks and the foreshore; and try authentic Maori cuisine. This is a city with true British origins.