Travel & Tourism

Morocco fortress village hopes to draw 'Game of Thrones' fans

A man stands atop the Kasbah (ancient fortress) of Ait-Ben-Haddou, where scenes depicting the fictional city of Yunkai from the hit HBO television series "Game of Thrones" were filmed, about 32 kilometres northwest of the city of Ouarzazate south of Morocco's High Atlas mountains on January 27, 2020. Millions worldwide may have seen the desert fortress in the hit fantasy series "Game of Thrones", but few know they can visit Morocco's kasbah Ait-Ben-Haddou -- where locals hope more fans might vis





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