Walking the Jane Eyre Trail

One of our new year’s resolutions is to take up hiking again so walking the Jane Eyre Trail was a perfect way to combine books and the great outdoors. This 5.5 mile (8km) route created by Peak Experience follows the… View Post

A Flying Visit to Grimm & Co * A Magical Shop

If you’ve always wanted to shop in Diagon Alley but haven’t been able to find a portal to the wizarding world then you’ll be happy to hear that you can visit a real-life Apothecary to the Magical – Grimm &… View Post

Staying Overnight at Gladstone’s Library

The library is currently closed due to Covid-19. Please check their website for the latest information. We’ve always dreamed of staying overnight in a library so  Gladstone’s Library has been on our literary travel wishlist for a long time.  Founded… View Post

A Visit to the Magical House of MinaLima – London

Note: The House of Minalima in London has now moved to 157 Wardour Street, Soho, London, W1F 8WQ, UK. This post explores the former premises at 26 Greek Street. Harry Potter fans have to visit The House of Minalima in… View Post

Our Top 8 Literary Holiday Wishlist

As a bookish family, we like to tie a reading connection into our holidays where possible and love visiting the haunts of famous authors.  Here are our 8 dream literary destinations. 1. The Fairytale Route This German trail winds through… View Post