Wellington, New Zealand!
Victoria Lookout has panoramic views of the city and harbour. Also reached by the Wellington Cable Car is the Carter Observatory, which houses the Space Place planetarium. A national arts hub, the city is home to the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (in the Michael Fowler Centre) and the Royal New Zealand Ballet (in St James Theatre).
- The Wellington Sevens (Jan/Feb) is a popular rugby gathering.
- The month-long biennial New Zealand Festival (Feb–Mar, even-numbered years) features diverse cultural events around town.
- Wellington on a Plate (Aug) features pop-up bars, night markets and more.