…or should I say King’s Landing?
Dubrovnik is the southernmost town of Croatia, located at the tip of the sunny Dalmatian coast by the border with Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina. The magnetic appeal of the perfectly preserved medieval fortifications is often quoted as… Continue reading
Violence, gore and nudity are well known ingredients of The Game of Thrones that the show runners often treat as useful plot devices just as much as suspense, intrigue and fantasy. In fact, the excessive use of female (and to lesser extent… Continue reading
It is finally official – Dubrovnik will be featured as one of the locations for the new Star Wars movie! Hrvoje Hribar, the director of HAVC (Croatian Audiovisual Center) has confirmed that a three-week-long speculation was true in his recent interview for the… Continue reading
Winter is Coming! To be fair, winter has already been with us for some time, however it has only shown its uglier side in the last two weeks. After an unusually dry and warm December, January has brought rain and sudden wind… Continue reading
Dubrovnik is a place where the former visitors often wish to return and the Game of Thrones proved to be a trigger for Peter and Beth who came back after 50(!) years from their first visit.
The inclusion of Dubrovnik to Game of… Continue reading
It often happens that the groups I’m touring with are combined of different people. Some of them are die hard Game of Thrones fans that also read the books, others just enjoy the show, while some of them just like “the little guy and the… Continue reading
The Game of Thrones Season 5 has finally started and so has the touring season in Dubrovnik! This is also one of the reasons why I haven’t been posting anything for a while, but I’ll do my best to be up to date as the… Continue reading
I have always held that the “word of mouth” is the best form of advertising. This notion has been confirmed once again last Friday when another satisfied Game of Thrones fan recommended our tour to his friend that visited Dubrovnik as a part of… Continue reading
Trsteno Arboretum, located about 24 km (15 miles) from Dubrovnik, was used as the setting in the Game of Thrones Seasons 3&4. It is mostly associated with the scenes involving the powerful family from the Reach, the Tyrells which made it earn the famous nickname… Continue reading
I guess that it’s high time to introduce you to the queen of the castle (actually the Fortress of St Lawrence AKA the Red Keep) – Cersei the cat! Without Cersei the Dubrovnik Game of Thrones tour wouldn’t just be the same and I… Continue reading