In real life, even!
The Legal Genealogist is a Lord of the Rings fan.
Big time Lord of the Rings fan.
As in “seen all the movies, more than once, and can practically recite dialogue from the book” Lord of the Rings fan.
So it’s hardly a surprise that, when presented with the chance here in New Zealand to go see part of the set for the movies — the part set at Hobbiton, the village of the hobbits — I jumped at the chance.
And with little or no further comment, since none at all is required for anyone who is a LOTR fan, the photos:
The road to Hobbiton:
This one is not just any hobbit hole. It’s Bag End:
The Party Tree:
And this one shows two VERY happy Lord of the Rings fans (many thanks to Helen Smith, my guide and all-around minder):