As the world gets ready to return to the world of Middle Earth with the debut of the new "Hobbit" movie tomorrow, we are reminded about how big the land is there, and how there's no quick way to travel.
In this video courtesy of the "MovieClipsTrailers" channel on YouTube, we get a mash-up of all of the times in the Lord of the Rings films where the characters were just walking around.
While "one does not simply walk into Mordor", it certainly seems like you can simply walk around the rest of the world.
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