Dreaming Of: New Zealand (again!)

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 The ...

My Latest FoxNews.com Piece: Exploring Middle-Earth in Wellington, New Zealand

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 to New ...