Tag Archive: Matamata

Aren’t the Redwoods from California?

New Years Day we decided to head south. The weather wasn’t going to cooperate, so we just went anyways. First stop, Hobbiton. One of these days, the thrill will wear off, but the… Continue reading

Wairere Falls

The Shire & Weathertop

!For Lord of the Rings Fans only! Well, you’ve been warned. Our first stop on our trip was to Hobbiton. Located in Matamata, New Zealand, Peter Jackson located the perfect rolling green hills… Continue reading

Labour Day Weekend

The joy of long weekends. This Monday was Labour Day in New Zealand. Andrew and I took advantage of the long weekend to go on an adventure. I tried to pack as much… Continue reading