Close encounters of the Hobbit kind

Flashback Friday! I recently discovered all my travel souvenirs from my 6 months travelling through West Coast USA, New Zealand and Australia back in 2007. In amongst the postcards, flyers and CDs of my pictures was my journal. I kept a sort of diary of some of the places and experiences I had, mainly film … Continue reading Close encounters of the Hobbit kind

Middle Earth memories

In 2007 I visited New Zealand and I worked for a few months in a backpacker hostel in Christchurch to help fund my adventures. There were a lot of things I really wanted to do while I was in the country; whale watching in Kaikoura, boat trip through Milford Sound, star gazing at Mount Cook, … Continue reading Middle Earth memories

It’s all happening in the North West

It’s been interesting to see the film and television industry continuing during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. I saw first-hand the steps in place for ‘The Batman’ filming in Liverpool last October – including facemasks and checkpoints. I’m grateful that production on shows and movies has carried on in a safe manner – it means employment … Continue reading It’s all happening in the North West