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Rotorua and Hobbiton: Travel Talk Podcast 073 | Digital Nomad’s Guide

Discover the attractions of Rotorua and Hobbiton in New Zealand with the Chat Travel Podcast!

Hello, Traveler!

Today’s episode of the Papo Viagem Podcast presents the unique tourist attractions of the city of Rotorua, in the North Island of New Zealand.

Known for intense geothermal activity, Rotorua has incredible parks with colorful lakes, geysers and fumaroles.

From the city center to the most remote areas, water vapor can be noticed everywhere, in addition to the smell of rotten eggs, due to sulfur.

Those who visit Rotorua also have other unique attractions to discover, such as the Maori Villages, where the rich Maori culture is present. Locals introduce visitors to their dances, foods and traditions.

For fans of “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit”, visiting Rotorua means spending half a day in Hobbiton, the outdoor movie set that represents Hobbit County. Hobbiton is located in the town of Matamata, 80 km from Rotorua. We comment on what it’s like to visit.

Beautiful forests, the incredible Lake Rotorua and bathhouses are also on the Rotorua travel itinerary.

In addition to information about seeing the attractions of Rotorua and Hobbiton, today’s episode has valuable tips on travel costs, ways to save, where to stay and more. All this information makes planning your trip to Rotorua much easier.

So, listen to the episode of the Chat Travel Podcast about Rotorua and Hobbiton and discover beautiful and magical New Zealand!

This episode features Jade Marcos and Maurílio Schmitt.


Duration: 39 minutes and 51 seconds.

Attractions from: 17 minutes and 20 seconds.

Showcase Art: Jade Marcos

Editing and Finishing: Maurílio Schmitt

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