Year Visited: 2017
Time of Year: March/April
What is there to see “Lord of the Rings” themed in New Zealand besides Hobbiton? Check out this fantastic 1/2 day adventure to the beautiful area surrounding Queenstown, NZ.
Dunedin is near the very bottom of New Zealand’s southern island, and is often overlooked for places like Queenstown and Christchurch. But Dunedin has a lot to offer in history, wildlife, and fun activities.
New Zealand’s tourism boomed after the first LOTR movie came out, but long before Hobbiton ever existed, people flocked to the north island to visit the legendary glowworm caves. Learn the best and worst parts of each attraction and how to fit them into a visit to the north island of New Zealand.
Penguins are the best! And it just so happens that the world’s rarest penguin AND the world’s smallest penguin can be found naturally on New Zealand’s south island. Find out how to see them on your visit to New Zealand.
Famed as the “most beautiful place in New Zealand,” is Milford Sound worth visiting on a day trip from Queenstown? Learn about how to visit, what to expect, and how to get the most out of your visit to Milford Sound.
This is my list of books to read and movies to watch to get you in the mood and prepare you for places you’re going to see in New Zealand. Just because I think that makes the trip better!
An outline of what we did on our trip to New Zealand and how we got from place to place. Hopefully this helps you plan your own personal itinerary for your trip to NZ!