Saturday, November 6, 2010

WELLY Thru My Eyes!

WELLY, just in case you don't know; is a nickname for the city of Wellington, New Zealand which has been named the "Coolest Little Capital In The World" by traveler's bible Lonely Planet!

Some of my friends in Malaysia has requested that I post more photos of this cool city and area around it, here they are!

A luxurious cruise ship from Princess Cruises leaving Wellington Harbour after a short visit.

Two kayaker row pass the giant Carter water fountain at Oriental Bay.

Double rainbow over Wellington.

A boy chasing sea gull at the beach of Oriental Bay.

A magnolia tree in Wellington Botanic Garden.

Tri colored autumn leaves at Botanic Garden, Wellington.

Interislander Cook Straits Ferry passing Evans Bay and making it's way to Picton.

Rainbow over Karori, the suburb where we live, a ten minutes drive from Wellington City.

A plane taking off from the runway of Wellington International Airport.

A lone sail boat cruised pass the container port at Wellington Harbour.

Multi colour sunset over the hills of Wellington, with sleepy Karori in the foreground.

Dusk over the hills of Karori, look like "Middle Earth"? ;)

Suburb of Miramar sitting on a ridge, as seen from Mt Victoria.

Wellington City, Capital City of The Land With The Long White Cloud.

And red cloud too :)

Early morning winter mist over Karori valley.

Mother and child at Mt Victoria lookout.

Chinese opera performances at a Chinese New Year outdoor concert, Wellington.
Children of local Asian community all dress up at a CNY concert performance.

Visit of the Gyuto Monks to Wellington.

A Japanese style beef dish at Wagamama, Queen's Wharf; Wellington Waterfront.

Lake Ferry, an inland lake; a leisure hour drive from Wellington. great fishing spot!

Martinborough, also about an hour drive from Wellington. Great wine and cool place to unwind!

That's it for the time being folks, I will post more on Wellington next time :) Come visit us!

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1 comment:

heather said...

Wonderful Wellington! I`ve always been great fan of Wellington.As we can see by your photos, Wellington lends itself to great panoramic shots because of it`s topography.Neat shots.. showcasing Wellington in all it`s splendour.Well done!