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10 Ways that Dunedin is one of Coolest Places in NZ

If you have ever visited Dunedin you know that it is definitely one New Zealand's coolest cities.

Here are 10 reasons why:

#1 Dunedin is home to the steepest street in the world - Baldwin Street. We dare you to walk it!

#2 You'll find some of the best fashion there with a load of budding designers living and working in Dunedin.

#3 The Scots settled Dunedin way back in... 1848 and because of that there's some amazing old buildings that are definitely worth visiting!

#4 The world's rarest penguin - The Yellow Eyed Penguin lives there. Must be a great place to set up home if they live there too.

#5 The city is full of students for most of the year, although this sounds terrible its not! It makes the place lively and interesting - just ask the locals!

#6 The Cadbury Chocolate Factory is there! Join a tour, learn about how they make the chocolate then make sure you do some tasting - one time you can get away with forgetting the diet.

#7 We've mentioned Baldwin Street and The Cadbury Factory already but... did you know there's a Jaffa Race every year... down Baldwin Street? That's right, a Jaffa Race - the little balls of orange chocolaty goodness. How great is that?!

#8 If you're from the South Island of New Zealand it's likely you are partial to a Speight's Beer. Well did you know it all began in Dunedin? Join a brewery tour, learn the history and complete some tastings.

#9 There's a bunch of quirky bars, cafe's and restaurants popping up all the time. You'll need locals advice here for the best spots.

#10 Lanarch Castle is located in Dunedin and guess what... it's New Zealand's only castle. A must see when you visit.

There you have it, how awesome does Dunedin sound? 


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