The One Place In Florida That Looks Like Something From Middle Earth
Raise your hand if you’re a Lord of the Rings fan! Well, nice to see many of you still out there. But you actually don’t need to be a Lord of the Rings fan in order to visit this one Florida spot. However, if you knew already what Middle Earth looked like, then it would probably help you suss out the similarities. Middle-Earth is a fictional setting in J. R. R. Tolkein’s famed The Lord of the Rings. Tolkien has written the wonderfully natural land to be predominantly flat, with few mountain ranges and overground forests. Picture mystical, magical, and a whole lot of scenery. If you still can’t quite pinpoint what it looks like, then we have the perfect representation right here in Florida.
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A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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