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A Real-Life Hobbit Town in Matamata, New Zealand

When director Peter Jackson spotted the Alexander Farm during an aerial search of the North Island for the best possible locations to film The Lord of The Rings film trilogy, he immediately thought it was perfect for Hobbiton, the central village of the movies’ Hobbit civilization.

Yellow Treehouse Restaurant, New Zealand

It’s not often that a commission to design a treehouse is offered, so when Colenso BBDO – on behalf of Yellow Pages briefed Pacific Environments Architects  for a ‘reality’ TV advert for an off-the-wall functioning restaurant, Pacific Environments jumped at the opportunity. Working alongside Tracey Collins and her team , the idea was to source [...]

Woodlyn Park Boat Motel, New Zealand

We at the Suite World never grow weary on our quest to experience the world’s most unique lodgings, which is why we were very happy to stumble upon these little gems from New Zealand.  The Waitomo group of ”Motels,” located on a working farm in Central North Island and only a couple hours drive from Auckland, include a Train motel, [...]

Jumping Off New Zealand’s Tallest Building

SkyWalk is SKYCITY’s newest attraction for you adrenaline junkies. Suspended 192 metres high is the 1.2 metre wide ledge that circles the widest part of Auckland’s Sky Tower.

Amazing Underground Homes

When it comes to ECO-Architecture, some think it’s better to build up. However, these fascinating underground houses prove that it can also very rewarding to look down… We’ve rounded up some photos of the coolest underground houses around the world…Click Here to Take a look!

Taranaki New Zealand

With Taranaki’s epic surf, spectacular gardens, great events, legendary mountain and countless outdoor and cultural adventures it’s easy to see why Taranaki New Zealand should be on your bucket list!