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Where is Diagon Alley? Real life Harry Potter Streets in the UK

If you’ve been wondering ‘where is Diagon Alley?’ in real-life, then we have you sorted! This wizarding-inspired guide showcases various destinations across the UK where you can experience the magic and mystery, including spots which may well have inspired JK Rowling to have created the shopping street of Diagon Alley. All ever-so-photogenic, they’re the kind …

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Lacock Harry Potter Guide: Tour & Filming Locations

Higgledy-piggledy houses line the streets of Lacock, a quintessentially English village in South West England. Boasting plenty of historical features (a Tithe Barn, Abbey turned country home, and several authentic pubs), Lacock also happens to be the filming location of many a period drama and blockbuster movie. Here’s your ultimate Lacock Harry Potter guide to filming …

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Livraria Lello: Is this the Most Beautiful Bookshop in Porto?

For fans of the wizarding world that is Harry Potter, the beautiful bookstore of Livraria Lello likely needs no introduction. Located on the fringes of old town Porto in Northern Portugal, this independent shop is characterised by its wooden panelling bookshelves stacked full of books surrounding a central (and ever so lavish) spiralling staircase. Here’s a …

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The Complete Harry Potter UK Travel Guide For Muggles

From a rugged castle in Northumberland to the historic city of Exeter to the graveyards of Scotland’s Capital, Edinburgh, there’s no shortage of wizarding locations and inspiration throughout England and Scotland. Here’s an ultimate bucket list and your complete Harry Potter UK travel guide for muggles! Sometimes I wish that I could just apparate myself around …

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Harry Potter in Paris: Study Abroad, Inspiration, Magic & More!

While many people know that JK Rowling studied Classics with French at the University of Exeter (and there’s plenty of Harry Potter inspiration to be found throughout the Devonian city), it’s less-known that she also spent a year of her degree studying abroad in Paris. Here’s a quick guide to Harry Potter in Paris; study abroad, inspiration, …

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10+ Magical Locations to Enjoy Harry Potter in London

One place where wizarding magic is particularly prevalent is in the UK capital city of London. From Hogwarts themed hotels to little-known and secret bars, if it’s still real for you too, then this Harry Potter London tour is one itinerary you’ll want to steal. So Alohomora: here’s your complete guide to unlocking the secrets behind the filming …

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