A Guide to Hot Fuzz Filming Locations in Wells

Following on from Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz is the second movie in Edgar Wright’s Cornetto trilogy. Featuring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost – as well as an extensive cast of other familiar faces – it references just about every 90’s action movie in existence, and therefore takes the top spot as my favourite of the three films in Wright’s series. Filming took place … Continue reading A Guide to Hot Fuzz Filming Locations in Wells

5 Marvel Movies to Watch Before WandaVision

At the end of the week, WandaVision will Premiere on Disney+ kickstarting Phase 4 of the Cinematic Universe – and I couldn’t be more excited. But whilst I’m smug enough to say I’m completely up to date with all the Marvel films, that might not be the case for everyone else. WandaVision is going to be the first in a long line of Marvel movies … Continue reading 5 Marvel Movies to Watch Before WandaVision

Five Movie Themed Bars to Visit in Edinburgh

Having a cocktail in an interesting bar is probably one of my favourite things to do when I’m exploring a new city because it’s a great way to break up a long day of being a tourist – whilst also doing something fun. With the pubs reopening and holiday planning commencing, I thought it might be the perfect time to share some of my favourite … Continue reading Five Movie Themed Bars to Visit in Edinburgh

North Shire | Two Nights at North Yorkshire’s Hobbiton

Towards the end of last year, Jess surprised me with a little trip away for my birthday. He didn’t tell me where we were going, just that I needed to get a couple of days off work. He then handed me an envelope, and inside was a picture of a little hobbit house – a hobbit house that was all mine for two whole nights. Staying … Continue reading North Shire | Two Nights at North Yorkshire’s Hobbiton

20 Most Anticipated Movies of 2020 | Sci-fi and Fantasy Edition

My weekend is starting early this week as me, Jess and Einstein head to the New Forest for a mini getaway – the puppy’s first stay away from home since we first brought him back to ours over a month ago. There are lots of long walks and pub lunches in store which I’m very excited about – though I am slight gutted I won’t … Continue reading 20 Most Anticipated Movies of 2020 | Sci-fi and Fantasy Edition

The Magic Potions Tavern | Brewing Cocktails in Edinburgh’s Old Town

I like to think of myself as a some sort of magical travel genie when it comes to planning trips away because I somehow manage to find the craziest things, no matter where we go. And whilst I rarely leave a stone left unturned in the geeky activities department, a few things will occasionally slip under my radar – The Magic Potions Tavern being one of … Continue reading The Magic Potions Tavern | Brewing Cocktails in Edinburgh’s Old Town

A Guide to Avengers Filming Locations in Edinburgh

As promised, I’m working my way through a back log of posts from a few of my recent trips, and thought I’d start at the end, rather than the beggining, with Edinburgh. I visited the city over Hogmanay – Edinburgh’s version of New Year’s Eve – last year, and while the festivities didn’t end up being quite my cup of tea, the capital itself ceases … Continue reading A Guide to Avengers Filming Locations in Edinburgh