Year Visited: 2022

Time of Year: May

The Beginner’s Guide to London

Everything to know for your first visit to London, including how to get there, where to stay, what to eat and what to do.

Transportation in London: The Beginner’s Guide

The ultimate first timer’s guide to public transportation in the city of London, including the Underground, Overground, National Rail Services and Oyster Cards.

How to Get to Warwick Castle

Directions to get to Warwick Castle using public transportation from London, and walking from the rail station to the castle. Answers to frequently asked questions about visiting the castle.

How to Get to the Harry Potter Studio Tour from London

How to get to the Warner Bros. Harry Potter Studio Tour from London using public transportation. Answers to frequently asked questions about the tour, and where to get the best souvenirs.

Harry Potter Places to Visit in the UK

A list of places to visit in the UK where Harry Potter was filmed, written or inspired.

Visiting Chatsworth House in Central England

A guide to visiting Chatsworth House, the gorgeous home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, which also served as the filming location of Pemberly in “Pride & Prejudice.”

Lord of the Rings Places to See in Your Lifetime

Places to see around the world where Lord of the Rings was filmed, written, or inspired.

What to Read & Watch Before Going to the UK

A list of books to read and movies to watch before you visit England & Scotland.

Which Harry Potter World is Better: London vs. Orlando

Comparing the Harry Potter Studio Tour in London to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, FL.