As the city progressively reconnects to the harbour, there’s plenty of action around Queens Wharf, home to expensive harbour-view apartments, the Museum of Wellington City and Sea and a variety of bars and restaurants, as well as the Mojo coffee roastery.

The business heart of Wellington beats along Lambton Quay, which runs north to the Parliamentary District, the city’s administrative and ecclesiastical hub. Parliament marks the southern edge of Thorndon, Wellington’s oldest suburb and home of the Katherine Mansfield Birthplace.

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