|Above, my Ian Fleming James Bond book collection. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
One of my favorite movie franchises is the James Bond series.
Condé Nast Traveler has a slideshow article on the "10 Greatest James Bond Movie Locations You Can Still Visit Today."
It begins with:
The James Bond franchise (originally a series of books written by Ian Fleming) has reached new heights of popularity in recent years with 2006's Casino Royale reboot and 2012's Skyfall. But ask the average fan what his or her favorite Bond movie is, and you'll likely hear one of the vintage titles like Goldfinger (1964) or On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969). The underrated stars of those films? The many exotic filming locations, some of which are still popular sightseeing hubs today. We're counting down the top 10 from 1962–89.
To see the slideshow, go here.