Tag: literary travel

  • Did Porto put the magic in Harry Potter?

    Did Porto put the magic in Harry Potter?

    Though the UK gets most of the attention when it comes to Harry Potter-inspired tourism, it’s a little known fact that J.K. Rowling actually started writing the series in Portugal. In the early 90s, the author lived in Porto as an English teacher for two years. There are varying accounts of just how much Porto…