Cz – Caballos – Horses – Cavalls

Claves para entender Madrid – Madrid es una ciudad ecuestre

Por |mayo 25th, 2015|

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La estructura de su «almendra» central

se formó en la época de los caballos.

Destacan por su carácter equino

las calles de Carretas, Correo y Postas. […]

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Juan Manuel Grijalvo – Magical Transportation in Harry Potter’s World

Por |abril 19th, 2015|

Hogwarts Express  –  «Olton Hall» No. 5972  –  Great Western Railway «Hall» Class

West Coast Railway Company

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic (Clarke’s Third Law)

The witches and wizards of Great Britain enjoy access to several transport systems. The Ministry of Magic has a Department of Magical Transportation to supervise them. It is composed of several teams of civil servants. The Apparation Test Centre controls training to Disapparate / Apparate, and issues the relevant licences. The Broom Regulatory Control checks broomsticks. The Floo Network Authority and the Floo Regulation Panel deal with connections of fireplaces as entry points to the system. And the Portkey Office organised the mass travel to and from the Quidditch World Cup. It was an outstanding achievement. […]