Tag: Game of Thrones Backstage

Dothraki Wedding Arch

The arch from Khal Drogo’s wedding was real—until it collapsed.

The Dothraki wedding (and scenes in and around King's Landing) was actually filmed on Malta, a small island-country in the Mediterranean Sea, and which is one of the oldest-inhabited human settlements in Europe. The cool arch you see in the backdrop of the wedding, likely the ruins of a long-destroyed limestone sea cave, is called the Azure Window and it was a wildly popular tourist destination and source of national pride until the arch collapsed in 2017.

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