“Game of Thrones
” - the most successful HBO series of all time
, that selected its locations in various destinations in Croatia. One of them is located in the south of Croatia, whose old town was placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Dubrovnik
is known as the “Pearl of the Adriatic
” and offers a lot of tourist attractions that were also created as the locations of the series. The fortress Lovrijenac
, the Pile Gate, Gradac Park, Rector's Palace and also the approx. 2 km long city wall with the Minceta tower, which offers a breathtaking view over the old town, make this place so special. Due to the popularity of the series, even Game of Thrones city tours are offered.
If you want to travel back in time to ancient times, head a little further north of Dubrovnik to the city of Split
. Probably the most famous scene in the series was filmed in the heart of the city, in Diocletian's Palace
and in the nearby Klis fortress
. It is not surprising that Emperor Diocletian chose this place for his summer residence. What do you think? See for yourself and visit one of these historical places.
The producers of the musical
”, which has the same name as the Abba Song, discovered the perfect locations for romantic scenes on the mysterious island of Vis
. The island has beautiful beaches and bays. The quite unknown island experienced its tourism boom after the movie filming. If you have ever dreamed of putting on Meryl Streep's shoes, the island is definitely worth a visit.
The city of Rovinj
, which is located on the west coast of the Istrian peninsula, has been transformed into a film set for the movie “Hitmans bodyguard
”. Well-known actors Salma Hayek, Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson described this city as a “magical place”. Surely we agree with their opinion, because it offers a special romantic atmosphere
. The walks through the artist's alleys, sunsets over the sea, boat trips and much more will enchant you.
The small town of Opatija
, which is located in the Kvarner Bay, should not be missed. The biography about the British princess Lady Diana
was filmed in this coastal city. Discover the statue “Girl with the Seagull”, which is the symbol of Opatija, the Franz Josef Promenade also known as “Lungomare” and the Croatian “Walk of fame”
in picturesque surroundings. The coastal city has been a legendary health resort since the 19th century, where numerous European emperors and kings, writers and composers were inspired. Graffitis of well-known personalities embellish a wall in the famous Angiolina Park, with the sentence “I was in Opatija too”. Did you know that even Albert Einstein was in Opatija? You will be amazed which celebrities chose Opatija
for their summer residence.
Even if you are not a big fan of movies, you will surely fall in love with one of these interesting cities while enjoying your vacation with your family in one of our beautiful villas in Croatia