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Aug 27, 2004 - England - Northumberland - Hogwarts

Today I left Scotland. I didn't go far though; just 2 hours south of Edinburgh by bus to a town in the north of England called Alnwick (pronounced "Anick", don't ask me why). It's a cute little place, an old walled town, established over 700 years ago by the Percy family (the Duke & Duchess of Northumberland) who happen to reside, at least part of the year, at famous Alnwick Castle. What's so famous about Alnwick Castle? Never heard of it? Well, perhaps if you're a Harry Potter fan you'll recognize it by its stage name ... "Hogwarts School...

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