The lives of the monterey five may not be quite as rose-tinted as they seem, but the landscape they live in certainly is. While the novel on which the series was based was set in an Australian seaside town, producers chose the California coastline to provide a spectacularly picturesque backdrop for the show.
For the super fans, visit Old Fisherman’s Wharf to enjoy a coffee in Madeline, Celeste and Jane’s favourite spot. The harbour is home to Italian restaurant Paluca Trattoria, better known as Tom’s cafe, and nearby is the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium with its Open Sea exhibition, which you’ll recognise from the opening credits.
Yes, the only travel that was happening in Netflix’s new breakout series was of the time-defying variety, but why not take your cue from Natasha Lyonne’s ill-fated and enviable-haired Nadia and party on repeat (ideally in a chic Manhattan loft) for the whole of your vacation?
Talking of time travel, if there was ever a series that made you both nostalgic for your teenage years and grateful for the alcho-pop blur they now are, it was the brilliantly executed Education. But the silent star of the show was the setting.
Talking of time travel, if there was ever a series that made you both nostalgic for your teenage years and grateful for the alcho-pop blur they now are, it was the brilliantly executed Sex Education. But the silent star of the show was the setting.
The history of Latin America is not just found in history books—it’s found in its people, its history and its art. The best way to reflect upon the Brazilian experience is through the voices of artists like Cândido Portinari. Today, in collaboration with six Brazilian museums including Projeto Portinari and Pinacoteca, Google Arts & Culture.
2019’s favorite television series – the new and the returning – have served up some scene-stealing locations. From Californian dreaming à la Big Little Lies to a trip down memory lane like in Sex Education, here’s how to holiday like it’s 2019 on screen.