21 Real Life Places That Are Basically Westeros

As close as you’ll get to the world of Game Of Thrones. Considering the high mortality rate, that’s probably for the best.

1. Gravensteen - Ghent aka Winterfell

2. Malbork Castle - Poland aka King’s Landing

3. Mont-Saint-Michel - France aka Riverrun

4. Château de Chenonceau - France aka The Twins

5. Fortress of Guaita - San Marino aka The Eyrie

6. Kenilworth Castle - England aka Harrenhal

7. Neuschwanstein Castle - Germany aka Casterly Rock

8. Alhambra - Spain aka Sunspear

9. Grimaldi Fortress - Monoco aka Storm’s End

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10. Dunluce Castle - Ireland aka Castle Pyke

11. Potala Palace - Tibet aka Astapor

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12. Hohenzollern Castle - Germany aka Highgarden

13. Ālī Qāpū - Iran aka The Water Gardens

14. Bojnice Castle - Slovakia aka Castamere

15. Lindisfarne Castle - England aka Moat Cailin

16. Paro Taktsang - Bhutan aka Yi Ti

17. Pena National Palace - Portugal aka Qarth

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18. Dolmabahçe Palace - Turkey aka White Harbor

19. Devin Castle - Slovakia aka Dragonstone

20. Belém Tower - Portugal aka The Tower Of Joy

21. Washington Island - Wisconsin aka House Mormont Bear Island

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