The Greatest Show on Earth

When I was little, I would watch cartoons every morning before school as I ate my breakfast. I remember the first time I saw the advertisement which would result in eight-year-old me, causing a lot of annoyance to my parents. When I saw the lions balancing on podiums, the dogs riding bikes and a clown twisting balloons into shapes, I was sold.I did  a remarkable job at nagging, because my parents caved in and took me to the big top.  I sat second row from the front, holding a stuffed animal I had won, thrilled by the greatest show on earth.

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Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter

London is recognized for red busses and black taxicabs. However, my visit differs from the traditional, because I got to witness magic. I have always wanted the chance to walk the halls of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, but I never will. It’s unfortunately fictional. However, the Warner Bros. Studio Tour: Harry Potter provides a fantastic substitute.

Whether you stood in line at midnight for premiers or simply endured the series, a visit to this museum is a must. With sets, props and costumes all used in the making of this film, it is a surreal encounter.

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