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.
Winter in Boston is a magical experience; from a stroll across the frosted Public Gardens to holiday shopping on Newbury Street, the festive season comes alive in Boston.
Whether you are interested in music, art, history, food, sports or fashion, Music City has something for everyone to sing about. Nashville is accessible, friendly and authentic, with diverse neighborhoods, a storied musical heritage and a creative culture that energizes the city.
A perfect New England holiday season awaits in Central Massachusetts. West of Boston, the state offers plenty of small-town holiday charm and events.
Spain’s capital brims with historical sites, tapas and neighborhoods to explore. Home to world-class art museums, breathtaking architecture and a spectacular dining scene, Madrid is a feast for all senses. If you only have two days to explore the city, don’t worry. We spoke with Four Seasons Hotel Madrid’s concierge team to give you the best insight for your short trip to Madrid.
Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
For travelers looking for a dessert escape this holiday season, Oasis at Death Valley awaits. Ancient waters bubble up from the ground to support an entire ecosystem at Oasis at Death Valley, a secluded resort tucked into the dramatic desert setting off Death Valley National Park.