bookgasms:

vintageanchorbooks:

Literary drinking spots you can actually visit…

Cerveceria - The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway (Plaza de Jesus, 7, Madrid, Spain: Cerveceriascervantes.com)

The Spaniards Inn - Dracula by Bram Stoker (Spaniards Rd, Hampstead, London, UK: thespaniardshampstead.co.uk)

The Newman Arms - 1984 by George Orwell (23 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London, UK: Newmanarms.co.uk)

Jamaica Inn – Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier (Bolventor, Launceston, Cornwall, UK: Jamaicainn.co.uk)

Davy Byrne’s - Ulysses by James Joyce (21 Duke St, Dublin, Ireland: Davybyrnes.com/)

The Grapes - Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens: 76 Narrow St, London, UK: Thegrapes.co.uk)

Le Deux Magots, Paris - Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (6 Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 75006 Paris, France: Lesdeuxmagots.fr)

The Oxford Bar - The Inspector Rebus Series by Ian Rankin (8 Young St, Edinburgh, UK: Oxfordbar.co.uk)

 Langham Hotel Bar - Sherlock Holmes Series by Arthur Conan Doyle (1C Portland Pl, London, UK: London.langhamhotels.co.uk) 

The Admiral Benbow - Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (6 Chapel St, Penzance, UK: Theadmiralbenbowpub.co.uk)

 Source: http://shortlist.com/entertainment/books/literary-drinking-spots-you-can-actually-visit

I’ve actually stayed at the Langham Hotel! Gorgeous!

type-lover:

Christmas type
by Carmem de Andrade 

She's a disaster, but when she types she's fast, strong, and focused.

i’ve had some issues with this adaptation, but this dynamic was pretty fantastic.

enochliew:

Photographs by Thom Sheridan

In 1986, the United Way attempted to break the world record for balloon launches, by releasing 1.5 million balloons, which resulted in two deaths, millions in lawsuits, and a devastating environmental impact.

brynnasaurus:

221b Baker Street