X is for X Marks the Spot (A to Z on Tolkien and the Inklings)

X is for X marks the spot!

Not strictly Inklings-related, but a recap of some Tolkien travel-related places I've visited, in Switzerland, England, and Italy.






http://thegirdleofmelian.blogspot.ch/2015/06/interlaken-and-lauterbrunnen-rivendell.html
Lauterbrunnen is widely thought to be the inspiration for Rivendell.
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http://thegirdleofmelian.blogspot.ch/2016/04/h-is-for-hurst-green-to-z-on-tolkien.html 
A very Shire-like place.
Can you see me in the tree?
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 http://thegirdleofmelian.blogspot.ch/2016/03/tolkien-reading-day-and-venice.html
Bookstore with books in a gondola...and a gondola gliding by!
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Speaking of books, here's what I got at the Library in English book sale!


And just a couple of days ago at a lunchtime book sale hosted by the staff association of the World Meterological Organization:

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