Wellington Cable Car

Thursday Travel – Funiculars and Cable Cars

A few days ago, there was some discussion on a Cruise Ship forum I participate in, and the question was asked “When our ship docks in Wellington, what things should we do?” The most consistent answers were the Te Papa museum, and the Wellington Cable Car. Strictly speaking, however, Wellington doesn’t have a cable car…

Travel Pics Theme: R for Railways

The theme letter for our ‪‎travel pics this week is R – for Railways.   For Wednesday, we return to one of our favourite cities – San Francisco – and its iconic cable cars. Back in the 1870s and 1880s, the city boasted 23 cable car lines – now there are only three. And they are…