In the Movies: Popular Film Destinations

7. Savannah, Georgia

One of the most beautiful and stately cities in the American South, Savannah is both modern and charmingly antiquated, which allows it to shine in classic movies like Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Now and Then, and Magic Mike XXL. Ok, we’re just kidding about that last one being a classic, but it did film all around Savannah and nearby holiday spot Tybee Island.

One of the most famous shots in Hollywood movie history is Forrest Gump sitting on his bench, which was filmed in Chippewa Square in downtown Savannah. If you’re interested, you can check out the authentic movie prop, which is currently exhibited at the Savannah History Museum.

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8. Boston, Massachusetts

Boston is a city that has a vibe of its own that seems palpable right down to its atoms. Most of the time when movies film in Boston, they’re looking for an atmosphere that they can’t get anywhere else. There are plenty of famous filming locations to visit in Boston, but no area of the city has seen more action than the areas surrounding Harvard.

No doubt one of the most famous schools in North America, Harvard has been featured in movies like Good Will Hunting and The Social Network. Other Boston-centric movies that have filmed in the city are Fever Pitch, Boondock Saints, and basically anything directed by anyone named Affleck.

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9. Budapest, Hungary

Budapest, like Prague, is a city in Europe which still maintains a relatively low cost of living and as a result, is able to offer a bargain to production studios. Budapest also features diverse architecture from the city’s long history, which allows it to stand in for a variety of different cities with similar-looking neighborhoods.

Some movies that have filmed in Budapest only to disguise it as another city are Munich (where it portrayed Rome and London), Being Julia (London), and The Martian (Beijing!). Budapest’s most stunning architecture is centrally located on the banks of the Danube River, so make sure to start there if you’re searching for popular movie locations.

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Most Interesting Small Towns to Visit in the United States

If you’re used to living in a city or a big suburb, it can be hard to picture what life is like outside of all the hustle and bustle. In fact, U.S. cities house 62.7 percent of the population (as of 2015), but take up just 3.5 percent of the land area — and those numbers continue to grow as more people move into cities every day. If you need to get away for a bit, check out some of these incredible American towns. They may be small, but they’ve all got their own unique attributes that make them popular vacation destinations.

Most Interesting International Fast Food Chains We Wish Would Come to the USA

To connoisseurs of fast food, visits abroad bring the opportunity to see how the rest of the world eats on the go. Although we have our own fast-food chains at home — many which have spread around the world — the most exciting chains around today are regional chains, which use local ingredients flavored to perfectly suit the local’s palate. To get a taste at what’s out there, here are some amazing international fast food chains we wish would come to the United States.

Travel Destinations to Consider in 2019

Whether you’re looking to escape the cold winter weather or boiling summer heat or experience a different culture, there are endless potential travel destinations for you to choose from. But making the right decision may be challenging. Here are some of the top destinations throughout the world that you may want to consider visiting during 2019.