Tag: New Zealand

  • A Tour of Hobbiton

    A Tour of Hobbiton

    “A wizard is never late, Frodo Baggins. Nor is he early; he arrives precisely when he means to.” — Gandalf Film history is not something I usually delve into, but as a fan of The Lord of the Rings film trilogy it would be remiss not to write about my visit to Hobbiton! Hobbiton was…

  • Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibition

    Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War Exhibition

    The Gallipoli military campaign (April 1915–January 1916) was a brutal episode in the First World War that resulted in over 130,000 deaths across both sides of the conflict. The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) played a significant role in this campaign, and in 2015 the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa opened…

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