Europe, Travel, uk

EDINBURGH

A few years back, when I first went to Edinburgh, it was during my sort of Harry-Potter-tour-of-the-UK. Hilarious, I know. I love Harry Potter, and that’s putting it lightly. Anyway, I remember I would always tell people that I loved Edinburgh more than London! WHAT? That’s not true anymore, after I lived in London, but it is a wonderful city that marries the old & new perfectly.

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JURASSIC COAST

When the heat wave to end all heat waves hit England, I googled “best beaches in south England” and found the Jurassic Coast was full of them. Also, this Youtube filmmaker Jack Harries had posted an instagram of Durdle Door on the hottest day since 2006. Wherever he goes seems to be the most beautiful places in the world, so I was down. It was only a 2 hour drive from where we live (near London) and my father was still with us. First family trip of the summer!

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OXFORD

Summer 2010

I would be lying if I didn’t say I wanted to visit Oxford University for Harry Potter. Duh, I knew about Oxford before Harry Potter, but did I really care to visit before I knew the great hall was modeled after their dining hall? No. Actually, I can’t remember whether I wanted to visit Oxford or not. All I know is that Oxford=Harry Potter.

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