Where is Middle Earth?
Germany is the new Middle Earth
Basic Information of Germany
Language: In Germany, they speak German, of course
Culture: The majority of people are German, 91.5%, and the second largest group being Turkish, 2.4%. German's place a high value for structure, privacy, and punctuality. The majority of the population follows Christianity, 65-70%.
Why Germany is the best Middle Earth
This picture shows a place where Hobbits might live with the rolling hills and sunny skies. In the story, it says that Hobbits live where there is less noise and more green. This picture has a lot of green and just radiates a sense of quiet and calm much like it would be where Hobbits live.
This picture shows the Misty Mountains. In the story, it describes them as 'bitter cold' and the mountains seem to be a lot colder than the valley below. The book also describes the path as "...a hard path, a dangerous path, a crooked way..." and you can see that that could easily apply to the mountains in the picture.
This cave shows where the place Gollum lives at the very end of the Goblin tunnels, but, you know, without the light