It was something of a game of moans. Last month a senior HBO executive described Belfast as “not the most cosmopolitan of cities” for the writers of G(...)

Liam Cunningham as Davos Seaworth in Game of Thrones: Visitor attractions for fans of the show promoted by Tourism Ireland  include tours of key locations such as for Winterfell or Pyke.  HBO publicity shot.

The marketing coup which saw Tourism Ireland do a deal with US cable channel HBO whereby the filming of Game of Thrones in Northern Ireland could be l(...)