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Settled by Scots in the 19th century and modeled on Edinburgh, hilly Dunedin is dotted with neo-gothic churches and public buildings. The Octagon forms the heart of the central city, with lively bars and restaurants, while the University of Otago dominates North Dunedin. The windswept Otago Peninsula, reaching out from Otago Harbour, is home to a variety of birds and wildlife, including penguin and albatross colonies.

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