Croatia: Game of Thrones Locations

In this post we will put some of our photos from the actual GOT filming locations along with the screenshots of the corresponding scenes from the series. This is to show how the use of props, CGI, lighting, colour tone and actors modify a location, sometimes even rendering it unrecognizable. Even people who are not fans of the series might find this interesting.  SCENES IN … Continue reading Croatia: Game of Thrones Locations

Dubrovnik: The Pearl of the Adriatic

This was what we had been waiting for since the last 13 days in Croatia. This was one of the primary reasons behind the choice of Croatia for our second international vacation. A city that evokes its medieval past like no other. A city, whose every street, every building, every nook and every cranny is steeped in history. A city so beautiful that it was … Continue reading Dubrovnik: The Pearl of the Adriatic

Istria: The Walled Town of Motovun

Our fourth and final day in Istria began with a day trip to the most famous and best-preserved medieval hilltop town of Istria – Motovun. After visiting Motovun we felt that the town, which is the site of an international film festival in the summer months, had a lot of things working for it – fortifications dating from the medieval era, magnificent views all around … Continue reading Istria: The Walled Town of Motovun