Can you guess where in the world this destination is from the clues below?
This urban area comprises four cities and it is believed to have been discovered in the 10th century. It has a government building that is one of the most unique government structures in the world. This culinary capital boasts one of the highest concentration of cafes, restaurants, and bars in the world and some of the strongest coffee you’ll ever find. Much of the downtown is built on reclaimed land and the famous cable cars have been transporting residents and tourists for over a hundred years.
Where in the World is This Destination?
Wellington, New Zealand
Wellington is the world’s southernmost culinary capital of a sovereign state. Sitting at the bottom of the North Island, Wellington is renowned for its arts, culture (particularly its café culture) and native beauty – which make it one of New Zealand’s favorite tourist destinations. Wellington is at the centre of New Zealand’s growing reputation for making blockbuster movies. Movies such as the Lord of the Rings Trilogy, King Kong, and Avatar all have their roots in Wellington as does special effects company Weta Workshops. Locals have even nicknamed their city Wellywood. There are seven sheep for every person in New Zealand. Is it any wonder why they’ve cornered 50% of the international market? Celebrity Solstice visits Wellington on her 12-night Australia/New Zealand sailings from October through May.