MiketheGuide.com featured on SYFY WIRE!

My Christmas has come early! SYFY WIRE have just published a story about my private Wellington and New Zealand wide film location tours and my love for all things Lord of the Rings & Hobbit related. You can check it out here! http://www.syfy.com/syfywire/how-one-lord-of-the-rings-extra-became-new-zealands-tour-guide-for-obsessed-fans   SaveSave SaveSave

MiketheGuide.com featured on SYFY WIRE!2017-12-15T10:53:14+00:00

Even more film locations to visit in New Zealand!

With the 2016 remake of Pete's Dragon being shot in New Zealand, fantasy fans have even more reasons to road trip this beautiful country. The main areas used this time are Rotorua, Wellington, Queenstown and... Tapanui, a small town in Southland that has never been a silver screen rock star before. Tourism New Zealand was as [...]

Even more film locations to visit in New Zealand!2017-07-11T14:35:53+00:00

Slowing Down the Ride – Auckland to Wellington on the Northern Explorer Train

Britomart Transport Centre, Auckland As somebody who makes a living (and loves) driving people around New Zealand, it's hard for me to admit it, but Kiwirail Scenic's Northern Explorer train ride between Auckland and Wellington is an incredible experience. Before taking the ride, I viewed an all day train journey through the central North Island [...]

Slowing Down the Ride – Auckland to Wellington on the Northern Explorer Train2016-10-15T13:40:29+00:00