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As beautiful as the Adriatic Sea that surrounds it, Dubrovnik is Croatia's most iconic city. Most visitors spend the majority of their time inside the 15th-century walls and exploring the Old Town. A full day can be enjoyed strolling the cobblestone streets, getting lost in the back allies, and taking in the ambiance of the Renaissance architecture. Dubrovnik's unique look has made it a popular destination for filming in the Hollywood movie industry. Robin Hood and Star Wars The Last Jedi have both had scenes filmed here. Of course, after the worldwide success of the most popular TV shows of all time, Dubrovnik has almost become synonymous with the Game of Thrones.
Many tourists that plan their trip to Dubrovnik just to visit the Game of Thrones filming locations, which have helped make the city even more famous. Some notable sites include Minčeta Tower, King's Landing, the Jesuit Staircase, and the Rector’s Palace—just to name a few. Thankfully, there is a variety of Game of Thrones tours that will take fans to the different sights around the city. Many of these tours are guided by enthusiastic locals who are excited to share their knowledge and insight into what it was like to be in town during filming. With its city walls and fortifications and Renaissance architecture. Dubrovnik is definitely one of Croatia's most Instagrammable destinations. Cover photo courtesy of Pixabay.