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Wellington

The Smithsonian's Natural History Museum in Washington DC.

Free attractions

Nothing really matters

If you've questioned that old saying about the best things in life, The Tripologist Michael Gebicki has proof that it's actually, well, on the money.

Food

I know this great little place ...

Martin Bosley

Simon Thomsen MARTIN BOSLEY

Insider

How to house swap happily

House swap

Jane E Fraser Never talk to strangers… unless they have a fabulous house you can borrow.

New Zealand

Pop across the ditch

New Zealand's Te Papa is playing exclusive Australasian host to a new Warhol exhibition, writes Julietta Jameson.

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Photo galleries

One weird and wearable festival

World of Wearable Art

Wellington's World of Wearable Art festival showcases amazing designs that blur the lines between fashion, art and theatre.

Travellers Tips

Tripologist

A scenic roll via ranges, rainforest and Rotorua

Tripologist We are travelling to New Zealand's North Island would appreciate a relaxing driving itinerary.

Best in travel

World's top 10 cities for 2011 named

Valencia

Lonely Planet has drawn on the knowledge, passion and kilometres travelled by its staff, authors and online community to present the Top 10 Cities to visit in 2011.

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Map of Wellington

Travel News

Royal visit means big bucks for tourism

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, pose in front of Uluru.

NINA KARNIKOWSKI 1:06pm | As the royal trio and their entourage prepare to head home, Australian tourism operators are reveling in the influx of enquiries and bookings that have resulted from the visit, which is expected to lead to tens of millions in tourist spending.

Number of Gallipoli pilgrims plummets

TONY WRIGHT 12:41pm | Fewer travellers have made the Anzac Day trek to Gallipoli than at any time in the last 14 years.

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

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