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Tolkien Tourism Brings Fans to New Zealand

December 26, 2012


Hobbit-fever has created a new kind of travel in New Zealand: Tolkien Tourism.  MarketMAPS looks at how New Zealand has embraced its identity as “Middle Earth.”   Director Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings movies were famously shot on location in New Zealand’s countrysides, valleys, mountains, and rivers.  Fans have begun to think of New […]