Between the great outdoors and lively downtown area in Wellington, New Zealand, you’ll have a well-rounded experience even on a budget. Much can be done about Wellington for free or low cost, making your flight there and accommodations that much more reasonable, right?
Fuel up with breakfast at the hotel and head out for a big deal of exploring and sightseeing. Nature lovers can find endless activity in Wellington, but if you have your heart set on a nature preserve, Zealandia is a must visit. For $10–19.50, guests explore animal sanctuaries by day or night, depending on your animal interests.
For those more looking for free nature sites that can easily be arranged, discuss with your concierge and see the best locations to hike, bike and explore on your own time and terms. Read more about the wide variety of nature preserves and public parks worth your time and money here.
Find some unique shops, homemade goods and great eats at the Underground Market. Peruse goods and chat with the locals. Get some inside tips on where to go that may be a bit off the beaten pack and stock up on homemade snacks and drinks before walking around town, exploring and sightseeing.
For $4–7.50, take the cable car around town or make your way to the Wellington Botanical Garden. Check out locally sourced foods, ingredients and wine at The Larder and take in the views of the water, with most dishes less than $17.
Netflix has always been stingy when it comes to content. License agreements prevent it from showing its entire catalogue here in the United States. That just means you get new options when you travel overseas. Check out these great shows next time you’re out of the country.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Apple is one of the most popular brands in the world, coming out with high-end products year after year. One of its popular items is the Apple Watch, now on its fifth generation. You can get the watch in Space Black, Gold, Silver and Space Gray. You can also purchase it in two different sizes.
People need a “chance to get some well-needed rest, relaxation and fresh air.” This is a sentiment we all likely share, as does the European Commission, the executive branch of the European Union. The EC included that phrase when it released its plan to help reopen Europe following the COVID-19 global pandemic. While most EU borders remain closed to international travel until at least mid-June, the EC’s plan starts with inter-Europe travel, and are non-binding recommendations and guidelines. European countries still have the final decision, so travelers are advised to check the restrictions of the countries they plan to visit. According to the EC, “blanket restrictions of free movement are replaced by targeted measures.”