Movie Moments

Best Movie Moments of 2019

It’s #MovieNight! As 2019 comes to a rapid close, it’s high time for my yearly round-up of this year’s blog theme, the Year of Movie Moments! In my life I’ve had some real-life movie moments. Like that time I was walking to the Metro in the rain on my way to work and a bus… Continue reading Best Movie Moments of 2019

Marrakech · Movie Moments

The Man Who Knew Too Much: Movie Moments in Marrakech

It’s the Year of Movie Moments for the blog! And Morocco has an awful lot of movie moments to choose from. Did you know they have their own “Hollywood” in a place called Ouarzazate? Many epic and legendary movies have been set or filmed in Morocco, including this week’s feature film: The Man Who Knew… Continue reading The Man Who Knew Too Much: Movie Moments in Marrakech

Movie Moments · Ouarzazate

Staying at Temple des Arts

It’s the Year of Movie Moments. So you could imagine my delight when I found out there was a movie-themed hotel in Morocco! And you could imagine my excitement again when it worked out for us to stay there one night on our way to the Sahara! Here’s the whole experience, complete with photos and… Continue reading Staying at Temple des Arts

Movie Moments · Salzburg

The Sound of Music: Movie Moments in Salzburg

So, why did I choose the Year of Movie Moments for this year’s blog theme? Because of The Sound of Music, of course! We stayed at the Trapp Family Lodge last year, and the idea came to me—staying there was like a movie moment! So what could be better than actually visiting their homeland, Salzburg,… Continue reading The Sound of Music: Movie Moments in Salzburg

Casablanca · Movie Moments

Casablanca: Movie Moments in Morocco

It’s #movienight, and we’re showcasing my all-time favorite movie: Casablanca! It’s one of the most iconic movies of all time, and with good reason: all those one-liners, a complex love triangle, escape from faraway lands, corruption, and excellently timed comic relief!  The Storyline Europe is in the throes of World War II, and many people… Continue reading Casablanca: Movie Moments in Morocco

Movie Moments · savannah

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: Movie Moments in Savannah

How could I possibly go to Savannah during my Year of Movie Moments and not do a post about Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil? I couldn’t! And would you believe I watched it for the first time just two days before my trip? I did! My mom’s been nagging me to read… Continue reading Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: Movie Moments in Savannah

Movie Moments · pittsburgh

Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood: Movie Moments in Pittsburgh

It’s the Year of Movie Moments, and if you haven’t already heard, Tom Hanks is making a movie about Mr. Rogers set to come out later this year! Mr. Rogers truly inspired us all. He taught us all that we’re all worthwhile, and we all have good inside us. He told us that when things… Continue reading Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood: Movie Moments in Pittsburgh

Movie Moments · Northern Ireland

Titanic: Movie Moments in Belfast

I think it’s safe to say that the 1997 version of the movie Titanic is one of the most well-known films of all time. So when my brother and I went to the Titanic Museum in Belfast in June, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to have some “movie moments” for this year’s blog theme!… Continue reading Titanic: Movie Moments in Belfast

DC Local Guides · Movie Moments · Uncategorized · United States

National Treasure: Movie Moments in Revolutionary America

It’s #MovieNight! One of my favorites since moving to D.C. is definitely National Treasure! I really like Nicolas Cage, and you know history is my thing! My husband and I re-watched it recently on Netflix, so I was inspired to include it in my Year of Movie Moments. Check it out! The Storyline Nicolas Cage… Continue reading National Treasure: Movie Moments in Revolutionary America

Hawaii · Movie Moments · Uncategorized

Movie Moments: Hawaii Adventure Movie Night

Ready for an adventure? Look no further than Hawaii, collectively one of the most-filmed locations in the world! The movie doesn’t have to be set in Hawaii to use the islands as a backdrop. Did you know Indiana Jones, Jurassic Park, and even Avatar have parts filmed in or inspired by Hawaii? Take a look… Continue reading Movie Moments: Hawaii Adventure Movie Night