Went to Kenilworth Castle in Warwickshire, bastion of Simon de Montfort, John of Gaunt (Father of the Lancasterians), and Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, who wooed or not Elizabeth I (It depends on what "woo" means, not to mention "virgin" Queen).
|We approach Kenilworth, a beautiful, red-sandstone castle.|
|The Gatehouse at Kenilworth, at least, was kept up.|
|My wife heads into the Great Forest|
|Now that's a tree!|
|Tolkien's home on the edge of the woods|
Just down the street is the Sarehole Mill which inspired Tolkien's mill at Bywater.
|I was convinced.|
|Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre|
|The Avon at Stratford|
|RSC promo for Doctor Who as Richard II or maybe Elrond.|