When not filming, the stars of The Hobbit spent all their free time exploring New Zealand
Go on a journey through the real Middle Earth, page by page.
City named winner of TripAdvisor's 'Top 10 Destinations on the Rise' in South Pacific.
NZ has topped the Telegraph Travel Awards, taking the title of Favourite Country again.
Air NZ's latest PR push ahead of the second Hobbit film's premiere in LA is an improvement on recent videos.
West Coast in Lonely Planet's top 10 regions
The Southern Scenic Route
Up a river without a paddle
Chance to observe bird royalty
Twenty reasons to visit Christchurch
Paradise Island on Auckland's doorstep
Eichardt's wins luxury award
25 years of bungy madness
Long-distance pedaller grinds to a halt
Milford Track marks 125 years
Chill out in winter wonderland
Put the honk into Honkers
Travel pics of the week
Airlie Beach reveals a smart makeover
Insider's guide to a Sydney summer
Invercargill the 'vanishing city'
World's longest superjumbo flight
Advice: Christmas in Vietnam
Hobbit stars rave about New Zealand
Labour promises 10-year passports
Introspection is a ticket to enjoyable holidays
Father-son team travels world on the cheap
Hand cream can be a security issue
Our Lorde mistaken for an Australian
Storm leaves trail of destruction in Europe
'Generations' of incest uncovered in Australia
Thesis student 'tarred' as Mrs Blanket Man
Police tight-lipped on house search
Severe weather warnings for South and lower North
Jackson 'hid decaying Hobbits'
Rain washes the Black Caps out of victory
'Career coach' Robbie Deans now needs team
Daily trivia quiz: December 7
Just an 'average Joe' with depression
The secrets of the supermarket
World's largest gingerbread house
Record farm price expected
My special day with Mandela
Thai beef salad in cucumber cups
Cheaper sunscreens work better
The most desirable bikes for 2014
Widower haunted by crash
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