Top 5 Best Locations in ‘Lord of the Rings’

Top 5 Best Locations in ‘Lord of the Rings’

Book Culture

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings is one of the most well respected pieces of fantasy literature for a reason. Not only do its characters, themes, and wonderful prose continue to resonate with readers decades after its first publication but the world Tolkien created, Middle-earth, feels so real that many readers have desperately wanted to be there since being drawn in through the first lines of The Fellowship of the Ring. Here are some of the best locations throughout Middle-earth, each breathtaking in its imagined beauty.   1. The Shire   A loosely organized set of territories nestled in northwest Middle-earth, …

Top 5 Best Locations in 'Lord of the Rings'

Top 5 Best Locations in 'Lord of the Rings'

Book Culture

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings is one of the most well respected pieces of fantasy literature for a reason. Not only do its characters, themes, and wonderful prose continue to resonate with readers decades after its first publication but the world Tolkien created, Middle-earth, feels so real that many readers have desperately wanted to be there since being drawn in through the first lines of The Fellowship of the Ring. Here are some of the best locations throughout Middle-earth, each breathtaking in its imagined beauty.   1. The Shire   A loosely organized set of territories nestled in northwest Middle-earth, …