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TAWA5 Best Suburban Destination

by Alan November 20, 2010

The suburbs. Love them or loathe them, they surround every city. And loathing the suburbs out of some sort of twisted inner-city-centric impulse is pretty short-sighted – especially when you could be enjoying the following:

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TAWA5 Best Contribution to the Internet from Wellington

by Joanna November 20, 2010

Given that Wellington is the web capital of New Zealand, it makes sense that it’s full of people doing awesome things with and for the web.

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TAWA5 Best Event

by Joanna November 20, 2010

There’s always something to do in this town we love, but these are the pick of the crop, and are circled in red on our calendars. We’re counting the sleeps until next year’s events!

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TAWA5 Best Late Night Experience

by kowhai November 20, 2010

Things get a little different in town once the sun goes down. For many, including us, this is the best time of day. What do we do in the darkness? Well that would be telling, but these are the places you’ll find us.

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TAWA5 Best Shopping Experience

by kowhai November 20, 2010

Stuff, glorious stuff,  oh how we love to take you home with us.  These are the places we go to window lick, tire kick and buy, buy, buy.  Love your work, people.

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TAWA5 Most Missed

by Alan November 20, 2010

We loved you… and then you were gone. When will we see you again? When will we share those precious moments? (etc etc.) Here are some great Wellington things we miss:

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TAWA5 Best Outdoors Experience

by Alan November 20, 2010

Sometimes, we need to look up from that monitor and get ourselves some Vitamin D from the big solar dispenser. Here are some of our favourite outdoors places:

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TAWA5 Best Service

by Alan November 19, 2010

What makes a cafe/bar/restaurant a place to you want to return to over and over again? Simple. It is people, it is people, it is people. And these are some of the finest people in town.

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TAWA5 Most Needed

by Alan November 19, 2010

We love this town. But, and we’d never admit this to anyone not-from-here, there are a few things that we could do with in Wellington. Here’s some of them:

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TAWA5 Best Regular Entertainment

by kowhai November 19, 2010

As we know, Wellington is full of fun things to do, and on a regular basis. Whether giving us something to eat, something to groove to, or something to yell about, these are the events that kept us coming back for seconds.

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