Tag Archives: Harry Potter

Harry Potter Underground

Diehard fans of the Wizarding World now have an actual London Underground map detailing the landmarks from JK Rowling’s books with fictional Tube stations—except for King’s Cross and Paddington of course.

Posted in Animation, Art, Books, Europe, Film, Maps, Public Transport, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Give A Book This Christmas

Bloomsbury Publishing—whose authors include Neil Gaiman, J.K. Rowling and Khaled Hosseini—produced this little video to remind folks of the power of reading and the importance of great writing in our lives.

Posted in Books, Bookstore Tourism, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Just In Time for Christmas Shopping

Harry Potter fans have flocked to London’s King Cross Station for years in search of the secret Platform 9 3/4 . Now they can part with a few pounds at the new Harry Potter Shop appropriately situated between Platforms 9 … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Europe, movies, Tourism | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Ne Vous Adore Dumbledore ?

Warner Bros will open its “The Making of Harry Potter” walking tour at Leavesden, England, the production base of the Harry Potter films, in spring next year. The three-hour-long tour will give fans the chance to see sets, costumes, props … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Europe, Film, Tourism | Tagged , | Leave a comment