With the premiere of the latest Star Wars movie only a few weeks away fans around the world are becoming impatient. On the 14th of December The Last Jedi will be released and it will be a chance to see Dubrovnik star in a sci-fi for the first time.
The city is certainly no stranger to major international film productions, with Game of Thrones, Robin Hood and Knightfall all using the Adriatic city as a backdrop. The Game of Thrones brought with it massive global recognition of Dubrovnik as well as helping to spawn countless spin-off businesses such as tours, souvenir shops as well as attracting thousands of fans as movie tourists. And the new Star Wars flick could bring just as many new movie tourists to Dubrovnik.
Already Star Wars has created a host of new ideas for the city and the latest is Star Wars based Honeymoons in Dubrovnik. Brides.com have released an article entitled “The Force Is With These Star Wars-Inspired honeymoons,” in which Dubrovnik features. - Croatia is the back drop for more than one epic fantasy series. “In addition to representing King’s Landing from Game of Thrones, the city of Dubrovnik also doubled as an unknown planet for the newest Star Wars film – writes the article. Adding that potential Star Wars honeymooners need to book soon to avoid the inevitable tourist crush. Themed weddings are certainly nothing new, but themed based honeymoons are relatively innovative.