I like maps. Really. In addition to giving you a great spatial understanding of things, they trigger your underlying traveling desires. Well, mix good-looking maps with the detailed filming locations of movies & TV shows, and you will get the best cocktail we know at LegendaryTrips.com! That’s even our core expertise with hundreds of real […]

Lucasfilm beat us to the punch and just published a beautiful infographic showing the filming locations of the legendary Star Wars saga that marvelled generations of fans. The infographic was released to celebrate the anniversary of the first movie of the series Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope in 1977. Presented as a travel guide […]

UPDATE: We are back! Check out our full trip report: http://www.legendarytrips.com/trip/hiking-iceland-2-weeks-itinerary/ It looks like Iceland grew on us after watching the spectacular scenes from Walter Mitty, especially the shots of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano and Vatnajökull National Park (see the full article on Walter Mitty filming locations and itinerary). So we decided to go there for a 2-week […]

Tashirojima, Japan’s most famous ‘Cat Island’ There are many places to see when visiting Japan but for any cat-lover Tashirojima, a small island in Ishinomaki (Miyagi) is definitely one not to miss. Over the last decades Tashirojima has become known as the ‘Cat Island’ because of its ever growing cat population – there are actually now more cats […]

It’s no mystery that we are big Wu-Tang Clan fans at LegendaryTrips! How could anyone not be? The Wu-Tang has been redefining Hip-Hop for the last 20 years and is still continuing to grow as a crew but also through the solo careers of its talented members – one of the best albums of 2013 […]

The Grand Budapest Hotel from the wild imagination of Wes Anderson… …and two hotels that inspired the design of the hotel as seen in the movie (digitally created): Grandhotel Gellert in Budapest (Hungary) Grandhotel Pupp, Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic) Source: Wikipedia