Travel is all about discovering new places, and many of the countries we have visited have been used as the setting for some iconic movies:
in Turkey, ‘From Russia with Love’ in Panama, ‘Prison Break’ in Malaysia, ‘South Pacific’ in Spain. Add another dimension to your trip by checking out these and other classic movie locations with ‘Game of Thrones’ ‘SandSpice at the Movies’.
Juara Beach -Tioman Island, Malaysia
Backed up by a mountainous rain forest, 1511 Coconut Grove on Juara beach offers several compact but comfortable raised wooden beach chalets
If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium
Funnily enough, it was a Tuesday when we arrived in Belgium. We knew this must be Belgium because of the bicycles and the scary clowns...
In the Footsteps of Jason Bourne
It's due to the seclusion and natural beauty of Palolem beach in India that this location was chosen for the shooting of the 2nd Jason Bourne movie.
Round pinback buttons for instant awesome, just about anywhere. Your choice of two sizes: petite Small (1.25"/32mm) and in-your-face Large (2.25"/57mm).
Panama Canal Kayaking 🛶
When planning our trip, we didn't realize that kayaking was just one of the activities available on the Panama Canal.
Rome - How to avoid a cultural overload
For a short break you need to be selective: There are just so many Rome attractions to see. To do it properly, you need to spend the time.
The eloquence of Burj Khalifa Dubai
...Mission Impossible: Unless you happen to be Tom Cruise however, you won't get the chance to sit on the very apex of Burj Khalifa Dubai.
Philippines Tokay Gecko
Catchphrase or Mating Call? Short of David Walliams hiding in the rafters, the Philippines Tokay Gecko lullaby had us confused and amused.
Girona - What to see & do in Springtime
What to do in the Spanish city of Girona if you have just 5 hours to spare? Quite a lot - particularly if you're a "Game of Thrones" fan.
The Venice of 'Don't Look Now'
If you’re a movie fan, then this is for you. The Venice of Don't Look Now is encapsulated in the classic 1973 British-Italian thriller.
Soná from 'Prison Break' - A real place?
Fan of Season Three's Soná of 'Prison Break' fame? Then travel by bus to Santa Catalina in Panama and you'll get to visit Soná in person.
Habal-Habal - Filipino Motorcycle Taxis
When travelling by motorbike how many people could you take? One? Two? If you're travelling Habal-Habal through the Philippines, try ten.
Limited time in the city? Discover Istanbul's legendary appeal on foot - from the majesty of Hagia Sophia to the historic 'Cistern' of James Bond fame.
SandSpice at the Movies
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