Finding Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones Filming Locations

Castle Ward

Series 8 of Game of Thrones is only a few weeks away and during our visit to Northern Ireland in February half term we visited many of the shows fantastic filming locations, many of which are dotted along the Northern Ireland Coastal Route. Numerous key scenes have been filmed in the country and to help you locate them, Discover Northern Ireland have launched the Game of Thrones Filming Locations Northern Ireland app, available for Apple on AppStore and Android on GooglePlay. Having the app allows you to visit and explore the locations at your own pace and it links to… Continue Reading “Finding Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones Filming Locations”

Exploring Castle Ward and Audley’s Castle

Dire Wolf

There are a number of reasons that we chose Northern Ireland for our half term break this year, but one of the main ones was to find as many of HBO’s Game of Thrones® filming sites as possible. With a young family in tow, we decided against doing a structured tour to allow us to explore at our own pace, instead downloading the Discover Ireland Game of Thrones app, available on GooglePlay and Appstore which gives you location names and directions to help you find them. The first location on our list was Castle Ward, a National Trust property, whose… Continue Reading “Exploring Castle Ward and Audley’s Castle”