Beautiful isn’t it (the picture above), this is the Royal Alcázar of Seville, the oldest palace still in use in Europe.


It is one of the most visited complex in the world, and is one of the most representative monumental compounds in the city, the country and the Mediterranean culture as a whole.


Besides its obvious cultural and historical significance, this beautiful monument can add one more to its list of accolades (and another reason for you to visit this legendary monument), drumroll please …


HBO has just announced that they will be shooting scenes from the upcoming Game of Thrones Season 5 series in Spain, featuring the majestic  Royal Alcázar of Seville which will play home to the character of Prince Doran (brother of Prince Oberyn Martell). Click here for the full story and more updates on the series.