Posts about Harry Potter

My encounters with the wider wizarding world.


The long, narrow valley of Glenfinnan, leading into the vastness of Loch Shiel, is one of my favourite places in Scotland. Situated on the main “Road to the Isles”, between the well-known tourist destinations of Fort William and Mallaig, the valley was the rallying point for “Bonnie Prince Charlie” and his supporters at the beginning […]

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The Harry Potter viaduct

Jo and I were making our way to the Skye ferry when she gave me the surprise of taking me to see this viaduct, featured in the films “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” and “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”.

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«Roll up, roll up, just one more reader…»: The last copy of «Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince» on sale at Jäggi booksellers in Thun.

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