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Entertainment software and apps continue to be one of fastest growing hi-tech creative part in NZ. No wonder that country hosts different kind of gaming events and championships regularly.

Besides, funs of The Lord of the Rings books, films and games know pretty well that the reason number 1 to visit NZ is the fact that the epic movie trilogy The Lord of the Rings was filmed there. So if you feel that you are a real admirer of this superb film, then you should never miss a chance to go to see the exact places that portray peaceful and cozy Shire inhabited by the Hobbits, mysterious Rivendell, the home-place of elves, and eerie Gardens of Isengard, the stronghold of Saruman the White.

However if you plan to come to New Zealand in spring, which is European autumn, by the way, you should definitely go the famous Hobbiton film set. The hobbit holes created for the movies are carefully preserved and still attract thousands of Peter Jackson’s movies’ fans. Hobbiton is especially beautiful in spring when tall trees are green and bluebells are blooming.

Another great location recommended for the admirers of this superb movie and games is Mount Victoria. It is conveniently situated within walking distance from the central part of Wellington, the capital of New Zealand. By the way, Wellington has been recently called “the coolest little capital in the world” by Lonely Planet, the largest travel guide book publisher. The forests of Mount Victoria are portrayed in the film as Hobbiton woods, where the little Hobbits were hiding from the merciless black riders.

Kaitoke Regional Park is only a short drive from Wellington. This beautiful park with its pristine rainforests and sparkling rivers became Rivendell, the mystical home-place of Elrond and his people.Thus, you can spend a whole day, or days, exploring the locations and trails depicted in the movie and then relax in your hotel watching the movie or, maybe, read the brilliant books by J.R.R.Tolkien.

You know, each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.

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