From majestic castles and train rides over rolling Scottish hillsides to historic hotels and secret wizarding shops, Muggles fulfilling this Harry Potter travel bucket list will be entirely convinced that magic truly does exist.
A stylish, newly refurbished five-star London hotel near Hyde Park, with one of Time Out London’s Best Restaurants - includes breakfast, a dining discount and optional dinner
Jesmond Hotel (London). "Among the many affordable bed-and-breakfasts clustered together in converted mansions in the Bloomsbury area, minutes’ walk from the central artery of Oxford Street, the Jesmond is a true standout. For starters, the same family has been in charge for more than 30 years—and they’re still as welcoming as on day one. The cozy rooms have marble fireplaces, while the English garden out back is a true neighborhood rarity."
K West, London Good vibes, great rooms, prime location, and a top-notch spa. Staycation, anyone? K West has it all — besides the sky-high price tag. Located in Shepherd's Bush near the city's go-to districts of Notting Hill, Portobello Road, and Kensington, K West stands out as a dynamic, modern glass building. The 220 guestrooms are all spacious and stylish, with giant beds,
How to skip the long lines in Paris. Tourists from all over the world queue up outside Paris museums and monuments, but the worst lines are at the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre. Here's how to avoid the wait at both attractions.