• The Durrells' Corfu: Visit the naturalist's Greek Island

    When Gerald Durrell and his family moved to Corfu in 1935, tourists were a rarity and were generally regarded with bemusement by the local community. Now, the Greek island is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, and ITV's six part series The Durrells, chronicling the escapades of the acclaimed conservationist and his family, is bound to trigger a new tourism boom. The series, starring Keeley Hawes and based on Gerald's classic trilogy of Corfu memoirs, including the much-loved My Family and Other Animals, was filmed last summer at various locations around the island, including Danilia, the

  • Game of Thrones: a look at some of the majestic filming locations

    It's the day Game of Thrones fans have been waiting for... On Monday the fantasy drama returns to screens for series six and viewers will be one step closer to discovering what really happened to Jon Snow in the aftermath of the events at The Wall. Over the years cast and crew members have jetted around the world to shoot some of the most memorable scenes. The primary location for filming started off in Belfast and surrounding areas in Northern Ireland, and later moved to Malta and Morocco. Since then, Croatia, Spain, Iceland and even Canada and the US have been