New Zealand landscape shines in Hobbit trailer


The latest trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released this week and the impressive landscape of New Zealand was depicted in all of its beauty. Hype for the movie is beginning to really take shape, particularly in New Zealand which has featured as the perfect setting for Middle-earth. Tourism New Zealand has even named their recent campaign 100% Middle-earth, 100% Pure New Zealand, and the Chief Executive Kevin Bowler has praised the trailer for its wonderful depiction of the scenery of the country. More than 500,000 people have seen Tourism New Zealand’s latest video advertisement and even more are expected to see the new trailer for The Hobbit. Both show New Zealand as an appealing destination that can be discovered on New Zealand tours, seeing the beauty first-hand that has been picked specially to be the mystical world of Middle-earth. Why not try a tour of New Zealand for yourself and see what can be discovered in the world famous movie setting? Image credit: epcp (flickr.com)