Everyone loves the story line on Downton Abbey, which is about the lives of an aristocratic family and British society during the Edwardian Era. It is one of the most popular series on PBS. The real life location of downton abbey is the Highclere Castle in Yorkshire County. If you ever get a chance to go for a Downton Abbey visit you should really do so, especially if you are an avid fan of the series. This popular TV mini series that has won 6 Emmy Awards for Primetime.
It also won an award for Outstanding Mini Series and a Golden Globe award, among others for a totally of 18 awards. It also gained the distinction of being included in the Guinness Book of World Records for being an international TV show with 24 nominations for fictional drama. There were a total of 27 nominations for Downton Abbey.
Going on a TV or film inspired travel trip is a great way to travel and have fun. The historical County of Yorkshire is where the fictional title and setting of Downton Abbey is. If you ever want go for a Downton Abbey visit you ca always sign up for one of the Downton Abbey tours.
Not only will you enjoy your Downton Abbey visit, you will love touring around London. There are some spectacular sights to go and see when you go for a Downton Abbey visit. Going on a guided tour is one of the most popular things to do when you are in London. Going on a Downton Abbey visit will give you the pleasurable experience of seeing the set where the series is filmed in person. When booking UK tour packages be sure you look for the packages that have the Downton Abbey visit included. If you look online and use the search term ‘where is Highclere castle’ a list of relevant links will come up for you. Visitors can book their Downton Abbey visit through travel agent or through one of the touring sites online. References: www.freedomtoursllc.com