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Wellington, New Zealand
Located near the southern tip of New Zealand's North Island, Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, and the country's second largest urban area. According to the 2006, 179,446 people lived in the city of Wellington. The urban area is of course much larger, and as of 2007, had an estimated population of 431,400.

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New Zealand: New Zealand Travel Guide: The 30 Best Tips For Your Trip To New Zealand - The Places You Have To See (Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown, The Hobbiton, New Zealand Travel Guide) (Volume 1)

By Traveling The World

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (68 pages)

New Zealand: New Zealand Travel Guide: The 30 Best Tips For Your Trip To New Zealand - The Places You Have To See (Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown, The Hobbiton, New Zealand Travel Guide) (Volume 1)
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CURRENTLY DISCOUNTED Make Your Journey To New Zealand The Best Possible

The adventure capital of the world, land of black sand beaches, windswept lakes, white snow-capped mountains, forests, misty fjords, tectonic volcanoes and an incredible cultural heritage – New Zealand is currently topping every traveler’s wish list. If this is your first time in this beautiful country, you should plan your trip in detail. If not, you most certainly will miss out on some of the best places to be and things to see. This book will help you to make the most out of your time in New Zealand. You will get to know the most fascinating things to do and see in Oakland, Rotorua, Wellington, Auckland to name a few of the most beautiful locations to be at.

Here Is A Preview Of The Tips You Will Get In The Book...

  • Culture And Lifestyle in New Zealand
  • What You Need To Know About The Maori
  • Beautiful Bay of Islands
  • The Most Famous Cities
  • Much, much more!
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Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson & Peter Dragicevich

Lonely Planet
Paperback (672 pages)

Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Experience Maori culture, be wowed by beautiful glaciers or hike through gorgeous scenery; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New Zealand and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet's New Zealand Travel Guide:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - Maori culture, history, cuisine, arts, music, landscape, wildlife
  • Free, convenient pull-out touring map (included in print version), plus over 90 maps
  • Covers Auckland, Bay of Islands, Coromandel Peninsula, Central Plateau, Rotorua, East Coast, Wellington, Marlborough, West Coast, Christchurch, Dunedin, Queenstown, Fiordland, Southland and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet New Zealand , our most comprehensive guide to New Zealand, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.

  • Looking for a guide focused on just the North or South islands of New Zealand? Check out Lonely Planet's New Zealand's South Island guide or New Zealand's North Island guide for a comprehensive look at what each of these islands to offer.
  • Looking for just the highlights of New Zealand? Check out Discover New Zealand, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.

Lonely Planet New Zealand's North Island (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson & Anita Isalska

Lonely Planet
Released: 2018-09-18
Paperback (480 pages)

Lonely Planet New Zealand s North Island (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher*

Lonely Planet’s New Zealand’s North Island is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Glide through turquoise waters past pods of orcas in Bay of Islands; try black-water rafting in astonishing Waitomo Caves; and sample craft beer and check out the arts scene in cool little Wellington. All with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New Zealand’s North Island and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet’s New Zealand’s North Island:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics
  • Covers Auckland, Bay of Islands & Northland, Waikato & the Coromandel Peninsula, Taupo & the Central Plateau, Rotorua & the Bay of Plenty, The East Coast, Wellington Region, Taranaki & Whanganui

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s New Zealand’s North Island is our most comprehensive guide to the North Island, and is perfect for discovering both popular and offbeat experiences.

Looking for wider coverage? Check out Lonely Planet’s New Zealand for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.

About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more.

‘Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.’ – New York Times

‘Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.’ – Fairfax Media (Australia)

*Source: Nielsen BookScan: Australia, UK, USA, 5/2016-4/2017

Fodor's Essential New Zealand (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor s Travel Publications
Released: 2016-08-23
Paperback (688 pages)

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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.



New Zealand's sweeping vistas have captured the imagination of travelers around the world. Visitors flock here to sample world-class wines, snap up young designers' wares, and tour "Middle-earth." Fodor's Essential New Zealand, in full color, helps visitors make the most of their time, whether they choose to stay on the North or South Island or island-hop through the country.



This travel guide includes:

· Dozens of full-color maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information

· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks

· Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path

· In-depth breakout features on national parks, sailing, birding, wine tours, and Maori art

· Major sights such as Abel Tasman National Park, Aoraki/Mt. Cook, Bay of Islands, The Coromandel, Hawke's Bay, Otago Peninsula, Queenstown, and Waitomo Caves

· Coverage of: Auckland, Northland and the Bay of Islands, The Coromandel and the Bay of Plenty, East Coast and the Volcanic Zone, North Island's West Coast, Wellington and the Wairarapa, Upper South Island and the West Coast, Christchurch and Canterbury, The Southern Alps and Fiordland, Otago, Invercargill, and Stewart Island

Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson, Peter Dragicevich & Samantha Forge

Lonely Planet
Released: 2018-09-18
Paperback (704 pages)

Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)
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Product Description:

Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher*

Lonely Planet’s New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Glide through turquoise waters past pods of orcas in Bay of Islands; try black-water rafting in astonishing Waitomo Caves; watch the ground breathe steam in volcanic Rotorua; and hit the slopes in Queenstown and Wanaka – all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New Zealand and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet’s New Zealand:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics
  • Covers Auckland, Bay of Islands & Northland, Waikato & the Coromandel Peninsula, Taupo & the Central Plateau, Rotorua & the Bay of Plenty, the East Coast, Wellington & Around, Marlborough & Nelson, the West Coast, Christchurch & Canterbury, Dunedin & Otago, Queenstown & Wanaka, Fiordland & Southland

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s New Zealand is our most comprehensive guide to the country, and is designed to immerse you in the culture and help you discover the best sights and get off the beaten track.

Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet’s New Zealand’s North Island or New Zealand’s South Island for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.

About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more.

‘Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.’ – New York Times

‘Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.’ – Fairfax Media (Australia)

*Source: Nielsen BookScan: Australia, UK, USA, 5/2016-4/2017

Wellington Travel Guide (Unanchor) - The Best of Wellington: 3-Day Itinerary

By Bonnie Etherington

Unanchor.com
Released: 2013-11-11
Kindle Edition (36 pages)

Wellington Travel Guide (Unanchor) - The Best of Wellington: 3-Day Itinerary
 
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The Best of Wellington: 3 Day Itinerary

Many travellers to New Zealand arrive in Wellington and then head straight down to the South Island to ski and take part in other adventure sports. But, if you're looking for something a bit different from the usual Kiwi travel experience, or if you're looking at supplementing your adrenalin-filled holiday with some downtime in a city, then Wellington is for you.

Wellington, New Zealand's capital city is known for its quirky art culture, its boutique shopping, its friendly locals, and its historical heart, and this three day itinerary selects the best of what's on offer. From its natural heritage, to its historical origins, and finally to the modern vibe that keeps the streets hopping, you can experience it all.

This guide has been created so that you can get the most out of Wellington with the least amount of stress and fuss. Use the day itineraries to plan what to see and do, and the directions provided to figure out the best way(s) to make your way around the city.

== This Wellington itinerary includes the following sights ==

The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
What better way to get a real feel for the capital and the country than this museum? Entrance is free or by optional donation.

Cuba Street
Known for its alternative vibe and colourful atmosphere, this pedestrian-only zone is a must-walk for those who want to get a taste of Wellington sub-cultures, and buy something crazy along the way.

Zealandia: The Karori Sanctuary Experience
Want to see what New Zealand might have looked like 1000 years ago and spot some endangered wildlife? Zealandia will give you the experience to do just that.

These sights and many more are included in this itinerary, along with tips on how to get there, what to focus on to get the most out of your experience, and other useful hints.

== Here is the complete list of what you will encounter in Wellington ==
- The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
- Zealandia: The Karori Sanctuary Experience
- Museum of Wellington City and Sea
- The Waterfront
- Cable Car & Lookout
- Cable Car Museum
- Carter Observatory & Planetarium
- Botanic Gardens
- Parliament Buildings
- Courtenay Place
- The Weta Cave
- Cuba Street Dining & Shopping
- Bartley & Company Art

== Still unsure? ==
Feel free to contact me via the email address provided under my profile in the itinerary.

Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson & Peter Dragicevich

Lonely Planet
Paperback (688 pages)

Lonely Planet New Zealand (Travel Guide)
List Price: $27.99*
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Product Description:

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Experience Maori culture, be wowed by beautiful glaciers or hike through gorgeous scenery; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New Zealand and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet's New Zealand Travel Guide:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - Maori culture, history, cuisine, arts, music, landscape, wildlife
  • Free, convenient pull-out touring map (included in print version), plus over 90 maps
  • Covers Auckland, Bay of Islands, Coromandel Peninsula, Central Plateau, Rotorua, East Coast, Wellington, Marlborough, West Coast, Christchurch, Dunedin, Queenstown, Fiordland, Southland and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet New Zealand, our most comprehensive guide to New Zealand, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.

  • Looking for a guide focused on just the North or South islands of New Zealand? Check out Lonely Planet's New Zealand's South Island guide or New Zealand's North Island guide for a comprehensive look at what each of these islands to offer.
  • Looking for just the highlights of New Zealand? Check out Lonely Planet's Discover New Zealand, a photo-rich guide to the country's most popular attractions.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Brett Atkinson, Sarah Bennett, Charles Rawlings-Way, Lee Slater

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.


 
 
 

 
 
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