Popular, real life ‘Game of Thrones’ destinations | Business Standard
Morocco is one of the notable shooting locations for the TV series “Game of Thrones”:
With the surging popularity of fantasy TV series “Game of Thrones”, the jaw-dropping, picturesque locales are also grabbing unprecedented attention. Travellers dream of visiting the destinations featured in the TV adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s “A Song of Ice and Fire” novels.
Hotels.com, an online accommodation booking website, suggests that “Game of Thrones” fans visit some of the locations in Northern Ireland, Iceland, Spain, Morocco, Malta and Croatia.
* Morocco: With two Unesco world heritage sites, it’s no wonder this location was picked and used in Daenerys Targaryen domination of Essos. The sun sets on the beautiful coastal town of Essaouira in Morocco making it the perfect backdrop for anyone. In “Game of Thrones”, viewers can find the Mother of Dragons overlooking the city of Astapor or ruling Yunkai in Essos…[FULL STORY]