Harry Potter Portkeys: Edinburgh

(July 2020 – Mark Vawser) Harry Potter, while not conceived in Edinburgh, was the site of his formative years. J.K Rowling arrived in Edinburgh with the first three chapters of The Philosophers Stone, a vision of seven books, and some spare time. What resulted was the best selling series ever. I arrived in Edinburgh lookingContinue reading “Harry Potter Portkeys: Edinburgh”

Touring Trumps America – Part 5: Orlando, Magic at Universal Studios

Orlando, Florida is hot, humid and full of theme parks. So let’s look at one of them and determine if the high price of admission is worth a trip to the swampland of America. Let’s look at Universal Studios Orlando, home to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.