Crystal Travel & Tours Podcast

Reason 19: Game of Thrones


For many people all over the world, Ireland is a destination first seen on the silver or small screen. As part of our Filming Locations theme, we enter the world of Westeros where the Emerald Isle is a character in its own right. With many scenes filmed in Titanic Studios as well as throughout Ireland, Game of Thrones comes in at Reason 19 this week.

Here’s a pic of Joe keeping the ego at bay on a GoT throne…


Caitlin Egg Conch

  • Phrase 1: Seo chugainn an geimhreadh.
  • Translation: Winter is coming.


  • Phrase 2: Na rudaí is féidir liom do ghrá.
  • Translation: The things I do for love.


  • Phrase 3: Nuair a imríonn tú an cluiche na corónach, tú bua nó tú bás.
  • Translation: When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die.


  • Phrase 4: Náire! Náire! Náire!
  • Translation: Shame! Shame! Shame!


  • Phrase 5: Tá a fhios agat rud ar bith, Seán an tSneachta
  • Translation: You know nothing, Jon Snow.

As shown in GoT, Mussenden Temple oversees the breathtaking Downhill Strand.


Potts & Plans

Wandering Westeros

  • Ditch the TV screen and discover the real-life world of Westeros in person.
  • 6-night self-drive tour with freedom to incorporate any other destinations you wish.
  • Mention the podcast for a little surprise on your vacation.
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