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Lonely Planet’s top 10 cities for 2011

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1. New York Since 9/11, the site of the World Trade Center’s twin towers has stood out as a closed-off, out-of-view, painful gaping void. This year that changes, as the former WTC site finally reopens to the public with the National September 11 Memorial, a 6-acre, tree-filled plaza with 30ft-deep waterfalls at the footprint of [...]

Top 20 most liveable locations globally for Asians 2012

Global Rank 2012 Location Global Rank 2011 1 Singapore 1 2 Sydney 2 3 Adelaide 4 3 Brisbane 3 5 Kobe 4 6 Perth 6 7 Canberra 9 8 Dublin 12 8 Melbourne 10 8 Copenhagen 10 11 Bern 17 11 Hong Kong 14 11 Vancouver 14 11 Auckland 12 15 Antwerp 17 15 Wellington [...]

List of cities in New Zealand

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Urban areas by population Rank Urban area Population 1 Auckland 1,377,200 2 Wellington 393,400 3 Christchurch 380,900 4 Hamilton 206,400 5 Napier-Hastings 124,800 6 Tauranga 121,500 7 Dunedin 117,700 8 Palmerston North 82,400 9 Nelson 60,800 10 Rotorua 56,200 11 New Plymouth 52,500 12 Whangarei 52,200 13 Invercargill 49,200 14 Whanganui (Wanganui) 39,700 15 Gisborne [...]

Hobart

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Hobart is the state capital and most populous city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australia’s second oldest capital city after Sydney. In 2009, the city had a greater area population of approximately 212,019. A resident of Hobart is known as a “Hobartian”. The city [...]

Wellington

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Wellington is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand. It is at the southwestern tip of the North Island, between Cook Strait and the Rimutaka Range. It is home to 393,400 residents.

List of major financial centres in Oceania

Australia – Sydney Australia – Melbourne Australia – Brisbane New Zealand – Wellington New Zealand – Auckland

Global Financial Centres Index 2012

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The Global Financial Centres Index is a ranking of the competitiveness of financial centres based on 26,629 financial centre assessments from an online questionnaire together with over 60 indices. It is compiled by Z/Yen Group and published twice a year by the City of London Corporation. Incoming search terms:singapore skylineglobal financial centres index 2012london skylinefrankfurt [...]

Mercer 2011 Personal Safety Ranking

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Rank City Country 1 Luxembourg Luxembourg 2 Bern Switzerland 2 Helsinki Finland 2 Zurich Switzerland 5 Vienna Austria 6 Geneva Switzerland 6 Stockholm Sweden 8 Singapore Singapore 9 Auckland New Zealand 9 Wellington New Zealand 11 Copenhagen Denmark 11 Düsseldorf Germany 11 Frankfurt Germany 11 Munich Germany 11 Nurnberg Germany 16 Dublin Ireland 17 Amsterdam [...]