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October 2015

  • New Zealand, Worth It

    HOBBITON!

    THE SUM UP What it is: Hobbiton Set Tour – Matamata, NZ What you get: An adorable tour around the constructed movie set for the Hobbit movie series (essentially the same one…

  • New Zealand

    Hanging About Napier

    Walking through downtown Napier you can almost trace an imaginary line through the buildings. On top, you’ll find lavish ornamentation and pops of bright colour, remnants of the art deco style the…

  • New Zealand

    Waitomo: An Unexpected Favourite

    Like nearly every other tourist in Waitomo, this was a quick stop. We had only budgeted half a day in this town: just enough time to see the glowworms, find a campsite,…