Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand’
While in New Zealand, E. and I visited Hells Gate Mud Spa and Geothermal Hot Springs in Rotorua. It was a rare geek-meets-chic activity blend: bubbling pools of mud for him, spa for me!
If Australia is all about kangaroos, New Zealand is all about Hobbits (obviously). When I came to New Zealand last year, I fell in love with the country. New Zealand is simply wonderful. The people are friendly, good-natured and easy-going, the food and wine are fresh and delicious, and the landscape is wildly varied. There are […]
You guys, I really cannot properly emphasize how wonderful and life-changing my trip to New Zealand was last year. Even after going to South Africa, which was HIGH on the bucket list for decades, my reverence for Kiwiland remained undiminished. It was quite simply the best trip ever. Piggybacking off the three Oscar nominations for […]
My latest piece on FoxNews.com just went live! Here’s a snippet: This week the wait is over for Tolkien fans eagerly awaiting the Dec. 14 debut of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” But if seeing it on the silver screen isn’t enough (at the new format of 48 frames per second, no less), a trip […]