Harry Potter studio tour – Part 3

We’re back in Hogwarts today, for the last part of the Harry Potter studio tour photo diaries. From the incredibly kitsch office of Dolores Umbridge, to the Hogwarts model used for outside shots that never fails to bring tears to my geeky eyes, not forgetting the Black family tree or Godric’s Hollow – these photos show some of my favourite parts of the tour. Enjoy! Estamos de volta a Hogwarts hoje, para a última parte dos diários fotográficos da Harry Potter studio tour. Do escritório super kitsch de Dolores Umbridge, ao modelo de Hogwarts usado para as imagens de exterior…

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Harry Potter studio tour – The Hogwarts Express

Although there were a few tweaks to the WB studio tour since I last went, the biggest change was the addition of the Hogwarts Express – this was what I was most excited to visit and it did not disappoint! It was fantastic to see the evolution of the compartments through the films, and to be able to geek out taking pictures crossing the barrier into Platform 9 3/4 (wearing my Hufflepuff house scarf, of course! #hufflepuffpride) and inside the train. This deserved a post to itself, hope you enjoy the photos… Embora tenham feito algumas alterações à visita aos…

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Harry Potter Studio Tour – part 1

I came across Harry Potter by accident in my mid-teens, but ever since I picked up the first book I was hooked on the Wizarding World that JK Rowling created to welcome us all. So, when some friends and I were debating when to go and visit the Harry Potter studios (aka Warner Bros Studio Tour), the obvious choice seemed to be to do it around birthday time for myself and my friend T – and what a birthday treat it was! I’m splitting the photo diary into three parts, following the tour order – hope you like it!  O…

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Harry Potter Studios

No início do ano 2000, num  fim-de-semana de visita à família em Lisboa, fui à FNAC do Colombo, na altura em que ainda era novidade, e um livro em particular chamou a minha atenção. Comprei-o, mas na realidade acabei por não lhe ligar muito até meses mais tarde, quando num sábado de preguiça já no verão comecei a lê-lo. Só parei no fim do dia, quando já estava quase a acabar.  O nome do tal livro? Harry Potter e a Pedra Filosofal. A partir daí fiquei viciada: acabado o primeiro livro tive de ir comprar o segundo, e depois o…

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