Game of Thrones, the bloodiest, sexiest, dragoniest show to ever hit our premium channels, may be fantastical, but the dramatic sets are almost entirely real. Location scouts wandered all over Europe looking for real places that could bring George R.R. Martin’s epic to life. They found them in both well-known and obscure areas of the U.K, Scotland, and Mediterranean coast. Here’s where Tyrion, Jon Snow, and Hodor have been hanging out.