Literary Destinations

K on Sun statue, Prague, Czech Republic

K on Sun statue, Prague, Czech Republic

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Photo credit: Jindřich Nosek via Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 4.0 Website: http://www.davidcerny.cz/start.html Physical address: Spálená 22, Praha 1 - Nové Město Business hours: Accessible 24 hours a day DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you buy something after clicking our link to the retailer, we make a small commission on the sale. You can read ...
Trinity College Library, Dublin, Ireland

Trinity College Library, Dublin, Ireland

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Website: http://www.tcd.ie/library/old-library/ Physical address: University of Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2 Phone number: +353 1 8962320 Business hours: 8:30am - 5pm (Monday - Saturday, May to September); 9:30am - 5pm (Sunday, May to September; Monday - Saturday, October to April); 12 noon - 4:30pm (Sunday, October to April) DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you buy ...
Barnhill, Jura, Scotland

Barnhill, Jura, Scotland

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Website: http://www.escapetojura.com/Barnhill.html Physical address: Grid reference NR705970, Jura Phone number: +44 1786 850 274 Business hours: By arrangement DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you buy something after clicking our link to the retailer, we make a small commission on the sale. You can read our full disclosure policy here. WRITERS often say that they’d like ...
Kronborg Castle, Helsingor, Denmark

Kronborg Castle, Helsingor, Denmark

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Website: http://kongeligeslotte.dk/en/palaces-and-gardens/kronborg-castle.html Physical address: Kronborg 2 C, DK-3000 Helsingør Phone number: +45 4921 3078 Business hours: 10am - 5:30pm daily (June - September 2017); 11am - 4pm daily (October 2017 - March 2018; closed Mondays November - March) DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you buy something after clicking our link to the retailer, we make ...
Shakespeare and Company, Paris, France

Shakespeare and Company, Paris, France

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Photo credit: esartee via Visual Hunt / CC BY-ND Website: https://shakespeareandcompany.com/ Physical address: 37 rue de la Bûcherie, Paris Phone number: +33 1 43 25 40 93 Business hours: Main shop 10am - 11pm daily; Antiquarian 11am - 7pm Tuesday to Saturday; Cafe 9:30am - 7pm Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 8pm Saturday & Sunday DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate ...
Bodleian Library, Oxford, UK

Bodleian Library, Oxford, UK

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Website: http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/ Physical address: Broad Street, Oxford Phone number: +44 1865 277162   Business hours: Old Library. Term hours 9am - 10pm Monday to Friday, 10am - 4pm Saturday, 11am - 5pm Sunday; Vacation hours 9am - 7pm Monday to Friday, 10am - 4pm Saturday. Exceptions apply. Other Oxford libraries operate at different hours. DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, ...
Anne Frank Huis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Anne Frank House, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Photo credit: Rob Young via VisualHunt / CC BY Website: http://www.annefrank.org/ Physical address: Prinsengracht 263-267, Amsterdam Phone number: +31 20 5567105 Business hours: 9am - 10pm April to October; 9am - 7pm (9pm on Saturdays) November to March; exceptions apply, check the website DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you buy something after clicking our link ...

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Primrose Hill, London

Book lovers, don’t waste your time in London

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When I arrived in London in May 2014, I was intending to stay for a while. Years, maybe. I figured I had time to ease myself into the city, and to slowly explore the tiny threads that make up the fabric of its history. I already knew that so many of my favourite literary figures had lived, visited, performed or ...