Searching for hobbits

New Zealand

I’ve been waiting a very long time to see New Zealand, mostly because a little trilogy of books I read in my teens.

27th Mar

Not much to do in Napier

New Zealand

Napier probably wouldn’t be on my list of places to visit in New Zealand, but it was fun to see all the Art Deco buildings in the town.

25th Mar

In need of wellies in Wellington

New Zealand

We didn’t do a huge amount in Wellington, but we did visit Weta Workshop where I got to be all geeky about Lord of the Rings and prop making.

23rd Mar

The magnificent views of Doubtful Sound

New Zealand

New Zealand hasn’t exactly been a cheap date so far, but given the fact that it’s fantastically beautiful we’re willing to overlook that fact.

18th Mar

North to Tekapo, south to Dunedin and west to Te Anau

New Zealand

For the past few days I haven’t really done much, though we have seen a large chunk of New Zealand’s South Island through the window of the car.

16th Mar