Trend-setting in the Capital

Wellington, according to travel newspaper South African, “manages the fine balancing act of city slicker affluence and small town charm deftly.” “The undisputed cultural centrepiece of New Zealand packs a lot of punch in its petite city centre. And if you scratch below the surface you’ll find a veritable hive of activity, with an abundance of good times on offer.” This includes continues the article, Cuba Street, “the number one hang out for trendy, artistic types” and live music venue, the San Francisco Bathhouse, the author’s “favourite stomping ground”.


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Magical Moments in Time at Mangonui

Magical Moments in Time at Mangonui

Australian journalist Jane Nicholls and her New Zealand-born husband visited Mangonui/Doubtless Bay to “capture the simple magic of childhood holidays” for her own family. Nicholls recalls the time there in a travel feature for…