Iconic New Zealand Scenery (newzealand.com)

New Zealand is world famous for its spectacular scenery. Every year, more people from all over the world flock to this isolated country to walk around this special place that was chosen by Peter Jackson to be “Middle Earth’ for his six epic Tolkien movies.

There are literally thousands of  dedicated walking tracks found in the three main islands that make up New Zealand. However, there are 9 major tracks that feature in the most popular travel guides. Most of these are found in the breathtaking South Island landscapes. read more