Wellington / Wairarapa

Elisabeth Easther signed up for a six-day 300km cycle journey with Green Jersey Tours to ride their Remutaka, Palliser, Tora Tour, and declared the experience gold class.
The recently opened Wellington roading system affords an uninterrupted drive into the capital, but the old route is still the best way to enjoy the high spots of the Kāpiti Coast, as Jill Malcolm discovers
Ōtari-Wilton’s Bush, near Wellington city, is a favourite for visitors wanting to immerse themselves in peaceful, green forest, away from the hustle and bustle, says Vivienne Haldane.
Vivienne Haldane found one of Wellington’s best-kept secrets at the top of the Cable Car in Kelburn.
For such a small town, Greytown punches well above its weight when it comes to the richness of its art, culture and history, says Paul Owen.