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5 Best Films about England

England Week

¬†This week is all about England. Yesterday we talked about a mystery novel based on Shakespeare, today it is movies and Friday we’ll look at a popular T.V. series–all of which lure travelers to England.

FILM INVITATIONS TO VISIT the U.K.

A Guest Post by Traveler’s Bro

Period Costumes at Hampton Court
Period Costumes at Hampton Court

FIVE BEST BRITAIN MOVIES (for architecture, interiors, famous places, historical ambiance)

  • The Queen(2006)
  • Persuasion (1995)
  • Shadowlands (1993)
  • Remains of the Day (1993)
  • Richard III (1995)

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Novel Tours Jane Austen’s England

Writing Jane Austen Cover

Destination: England

Book: Writing Jane Austen by Elizabeth Aston (NEW April, 2010)

For the Jane-obsessed, or for those just wondering what tourists are doing in Bath these days, Writing Jane Austen could be a handy tour guide. The author’s education and her long list of published Jane Austen sequels guarantees accurate descriptions of Palladian homes, country gardens and Edwardian clothing over tightly corseted figures. Disappointingly, it does not guarantee a fun romp through Austen land. Continue reading Novel Tours Jane Austen’s England