Binge Watching London
Step behind the scenes to discover London through its most emblematic television incarnations, from Absolutely Fabulous to Sherlock, in this one-of-a-kind, innovative guide. Enter the corridors of power of Westminster with The Crown and House of Cards, travel back in time to see the iconic London landmarks of Downton Abbey, Mr Selfridge and Call the Midwife, unveil the East End mysteries depicted in Luther and Ripper Street, visit hipster Hackney alongside Sharon and Rob from Catastrophe, shop The Avengers look in Soho, and hop aboard the Tardis with Doctor Who. . . Countless films have been set in London, and it is also an incredibly popular backdrop for television series. The city's best-known landmarks, and many bars, restaurants, stores, parks - even entire neighborhoods - have become extremely familiar to TV viewers. So join us as we uncover these iconic locations and recommend new addresses inspired by the lifestyle of the most beloved fictional Londoners. Easy to navigate, this travel guide is illustrated with exclusive maps and hundreds of photos. All of the chapters are constructed as original tours, organized by themes. It's all in here: the London you have come to love through the eyes of your favorite characters and the scary, funny, emotional, and unforgettable TV moments. Wanna be the hero of your own adventure? Let our unmatched enthusiasm for London series be your guide. BONUS: interactive maps accessible online
Marion Miclet is a French-Irish writer who lives in London. She studied American film and television history at UCLA and the University of Pennsylvania and is passionate about editorial recommendations for film and television content. Since 2015, she has worked at Sky TV in London.