Virtual Tour of Windsor Castle

Are you feeling cooped up or going stir crazy? Now, you can quarantine with Queen Elizabeth, via a virtual tour of the UNESCO-listed Windsor Castle. Or relive the wedding of retired royals Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Windsor Castle has been a royal residence and fortress for almost 1000 years. The castle has seen countless … Read more

See the World on TV: the Best TV Shows For Wanderlust and Cabin Fever

Here’s my wanderlusty guide to the best TV shows to virtually travel the world. Let’s face it. Most of us won’t be traveling for a good long time. We’re stuck at home. The anticipation of a vacation has been temporarily squelched. But are we really stuck? In the era of streaming, we now have access … Read more

Guide To Gorgeous Doc Martin Filming Locations In Cornwall England

The delightful Cornish village of Port Issac is the principal filming location for the show The idyllic hamlet is a huge part of the quirky show’s allure. With its rugged coastline and medieval center, Port Issac is the postcard perfect setting for the sleepy underground hit. Here’s my guide to the filming locations in Cornwall … Read more

Visitor’s Guide To Skara Brae: The Scottish Pompeii

“On the far curving shore of the bay lies Skara Brae, hazy through the sea-haar.” — George Mackay Brown Here’s my guide to visiting the archaeological site of Skara Brae in northern Scotland. Skara Brae is a 5,000 year old gift from the past — the Neolithic settlement of Skara Brae. It’s located in Scotland’s … Read more

Guide To the Real Life Game of Thrones Castles in Europe

I return, once again, to my Game of Thrones’ obsession. Greetings fellow Game of Thrones nerds, sullied and unsullied, Stark or Targaryen devotees. Here’s my guide to the stunning and craggy castles in Europe that have been filming locations for HBO’s Game of Thrones. Who doesn’t love Game of Thrones, George R.R. Martin’s romantic medieval … Read more

Living Out Your Villanelle Psycho-Fantasy: Filming Locations For killing Eve

“You should never call a psychopath a psychopath. It upsets them.” — Villanelle Here’s my guide to the filming locations in Europe for BBC America’s darkly comedic show, Killing Eve. The TV series was shot in some exotic locations — Paris, Rome, London, Berlin, and Bucharest. I especially love the twisty psychology of the show’s … Read more