We all sometimes live in the dream world and some of our fantasies are drawn from what the movies have created. Now, people have, instead of just fantasizing, begun to visit the locations of their favorite movies, recreating the scenes in their heads and putting themselves in whichever role they like. These locations are awesome avenues for awesome experiences.
Game of Thrones – Northern Ireland, Iceland, Croatia
This wonderful fantasy television series has its locations around the world and if you are in love with the backstabbing and dangerous world of Westeros and you choose to put yourself in the middle of it, why not? Some if the scenes of the series were shot in Northern Ireland, this includes, Winterfall, the world famous Dark Hedges and the iron islands.
However, Ireland was not the only country to host the filming of the show. Iceland was the location for the scene s beyond the wall. Tours are available in Iceland to take the fans of the show to their favorite settings and you may be lucky to catch a glimpse of the northern lights.
There is another option for you if you do not like the cooler temperatures of both countries, tou can take a trip to Croatia. The King’s landing was shot at Dubrovnik, an ancient city. Game of thrones fans are allowed to take a guided tour around the city.
Harry Potter, London
This is ine of the biggest fantasy franchises in the world today as millions of people have seen the Harry Potter movies and the books have also sold millions of copies around the world. Many parts of this movie were shot in London and the movie has not left London the same as some of the locations where the movie was shot have been set aside specifically for Harry Potter fans’ tours.
Harry first speaks Parseltongue at London zoo and the exact snake tank featured in the movie is always open. The locations of this movie are numerous across the streets of English capital. You can arrange if you choose to walk the same paths as your fantasy hero. The movie studio that saw to the shooting of the movie too can be a part of the tour sites, there you can see, first-hand,the props and costumes used for Harry Potter’s making.
Lord of the Rings, New Zealand
The beautiful country of New Zealand saw the making of The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. The fans of these movies can visit locations, including the Gardens of Isengard, the Fangorn forest, and the Rivendell, from the making of the movies.
The real life set of Hobbiton is something you should check out if you want to feel like a real hobbit in your own adventure. The houses built into the ground for the movies remain still and there isn’t any other way to fill into one’s fantasy character.
If you are interested in getting in touch with your fantasy world, visiting the site of these movies production isn’t a bad idea at all.