WELLINGTON, NZ—As you step from the gate of the main terminal into the waiting area of the airport here, Gandalf soars overhead on a great eagle, his right arm outstretched, staff in hand. This is, after all, Middle Earth, and the direction the wizard points is squarely toward an adventure. In a very short time,... View Article
Tag: New Zealand
A Closer Look - Travel Exploring the Capital City of New Zealand May 1, 2015 - John Holl
Full Pints - Travel Features The Land of the Long White Cloud is starting to cast a shadow on the craft beer scene. July 1, 2011 - Matt Kirkegaard
New Zealand is small. It is small and it is a long way from just about everywhere. Its largest city, Auckland, is more than 1,300 miles from the nearest similar-sized city, making it the most remote major city in the world. Its capital, Wellington, is also the world’s southernmost capital city.
Full Pints - Live Beer - Travel - Travel Features New Zealand’s Burgeoning Craft Beer Scene September 1, 2008 - Jay R. Brooks
When most people today think about New Zealand, beer is probably not the number one image conjured up. Instead, the Lord of the Rings film trilogy probably springs first to mind, and they did wonderfully showcase the island nation’s wide and varied landscapes and unique native flora and fauna. In the years following the release... View Article