Diagon Alley at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

New Magic at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Diagon Alley is one of those fictional places that captures everyone's imagination. Who doesn't want to stroll into Ollivander's to find their wand, stop by Scribbulus Writing Implements for some parchment...
Wizarding World Candle ceiling

5 O’Clock Photo: Floating Candles at Hogwarts

This is the time of year when I get sad that we don't have any more Harry Potter movies coming out. Luckily, we Potter fans can forget our sorrows at the many Harry-themed attractions popping up across the...
Edinburgh Castle Hogwarts

The Scottish World of Harry Potter

Last week I told you about the cafe where J.K. Rowling first created Harry Potter. And while there isn't much magic around her favorite writing spot, it's easy to see how her surroundings in the gorgeous city...
Elephant House Edinburgh

The Cafe Where Harry Potter Was Born

I'll admit to getting a bit of a rush when I started writing this post in the cafe where J.K. Rowling conceived her masterpiece. Ok, yes, we all know she first thought of Harry on a train, but don't tell...
Harry Potter Letter

Where Magic Was Made: The Harry Potter Studio Tour

It was amazing. Of course if you read this blog with any regularity you knew I'd say that. I absolutely adore Harry Potter, and for superfans like me getting to go behind the scenes of the movies and see...
Harry Potter Studio Tour Hogwarts Model

5 O’Clock Photo: Visiting Hogwarts

If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter you're probably aware that I went to the Harry Potter Studio Tour in London this week. I haven't been able to stop talking about it! So it's only fitting that for this...
WWoHP

Snapshot: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Yesterday's Travel Talk on Twitter (#TTOT) topic was traveling as a kid. It reminded me, and plenty of my fellow travelers, of the place that most makes me feel like a kid. No, not Disney World. I'm speaking...