There And Back Again, Post 2: Narnia is actually not to be found in a closet

Welcome, Ladies and Gentlemen, to our second post about our wonderful trip through Middle-Earth. On Valentine’s day in 2014, we left Middle-Earth, and, after having checked our closets for years and years, finally, finally got to see Narnia after all! It’s not in a closet, people. It’s in New Zealand.

There’s not too much to tell, really. It’s a place called Cathedral Cove, and it’s this big limestone arc on a white beach where the ocean is the color of the sky right before turning dark, when the moon has already risen and the world gets quiet. Twilight, as they call it. Anyway, it’s a beautiful place, but it’s New Zealand, where everything is beautiful, so that’s not really surprising. Continue reading

There And Back Again, Post 1: „I didn’t choose the fandom life…“

“…the fandom life came into my dorm room and told me they had a Lord of the Rings locations guide”. Or: the story of how this random girl opened the door to the dorm room and turned my life upside down. Although that sounds either like it’s the start of an adventurous adventure, which it wasn’t if we’re honest, or the start to a sappy rom-com, which it wasn’t either.

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