Make the most of the last day of summer with a jaunt down Oriental Parade:

An Oriental odyssey
There are some stellar spots around Wellington for stargazing. If you need some inspiration to get out and explore after dark, check out this time-lapse from The Art of Night - The Photography of Mark Gee
Wellington region is home to some fantastic spots to visit. If you're ready to put the pedal to the metal and head out of town for an adventure, these spots are on the must visit list:

5 Great Day Trips To Take from Wellington, New Zealand
Oriental Bay has been getting a lot of love today - it's just been named one of New Zealand's best beaches by TripAdvisor - woohoo!

The awesome cityside beach was also chosen as one of the most family friendly beaches in NZ by The Cafe:

TripAdvisor names best beaches in New Zealand and the world
It's a perfect day for a lunchtime stroll along the waterfront
{WIN} Cheer on our cricket superstars when they take on South Africa in the ANZ International Series this Saturday with a double pass to the match on us! To enter, just tag the mate you'd bring along below.

Blackcaps vs South Africa 3rd ANZ ODI
We’ve changed our name from Absolutely Positively Wellington to to make it easier for you to find us. We’ll still be sharing the content you’ve come to expect from us, including this delicious competition featuring Light House Cinema and Havana Bar.

Treat yourself to dinner and a movie on us!
If you're in the city tonight, make sure to look up! Two motorised gliders are set to leave a trail of sparks over Wellington Harbour between 8.15 - 8.45pm.

More here:

Gliders set to wow Wellington with aerobatics, pyrotechnics for Wings over Wairarapa
"Wellington is a city that likes people with its easy walking distances, harbour culture and gregarious locals. It’s a city, which has a lot to offer everyone, from hipsters to empty nesters and families."

Seven reasons Wellington is a can't miss destination:

Why Canberra's families love Wellington
When the weather is just right, stargazing is a must-do Wellington experience. Insiders tip: Wellington's south coast has some awesome spots to be amazed by.

Image from Jonathan Usher via #ShareMeWLG
Congrats to Panhead Custom Ales for taking out the top spot on the GABS Festival Hottest 100 list! Special shoutout to Garage Project who received a staggering 19 mentions

Wellington breweries come out on top in GABS Hottest 100
{WIN} We want you to treat yo'self this Valentine's Day, so we're granting four Valentine's wishes! Just tell us your wish and tag someone you'd like to share the love with to be in the draw.
The sun may not be shining as frequently as we'd like, but when it does, whoar! Here are a few recent sunny snaps shared using #ShareMeWLG
"Wellington's lively food scene is rich in passionate small producers, each of whom has a story to tell."

Find out why it's hard to top the Wellington culinary experience, according to Traveller:

Six essential Wellington food experiences
How will you show your lady/man-friend...or best mate some love this Valentine's Day? All you'll need is a whole lotta love, and a few extra bits and pieces:
It's Friday! If you're pondering places to meet the mates for a bevvy, let us help you out with some of our fave spots:

Five spots for a summer beer
It's taco, taco, taco time! Wellington has been inundated with a variety of taco spots, and Heather couldn't help but try some from new kids on the block, Boquita and Leroy's Bar. Where do you get your tacos?

The rise and rise of tacos
Wellingtonians have been adventuring to some cool spots this week! Check out what the locals have been up to via #ShareMeWLG