Meereen

Meereen

Meeren is one of the slave-trade cities, along with Astapor and Yunkai. Like both of them, it is a descendant of the ancient Ghis Empire. It was because of the connection with this ancient state that the symbol of Meereen was the Ghiscar harpy, which adorned the highest pyramid in the city. The slave trade […]

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Yunkai

Yunkai

Yunkai is one of the slave-trade cities, along with Astapor and Meereen. Yunkai, one of the heirs of the ancient Empire of old Ghis, proudly uses the Ghiscari harpy as his symbol. The city is located in Slaver’s Bay. All its streets are made of yellow brick. The main source of profit is the slave […]

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Astapor

Astapor

Astapor is one of the slave-trade cities, along with Meereen and Yunkai. It is a descendant of the ancient Ghis Empire. It was because of the connection with this ancient state that the symbol of Astapor became the Ghiscari harpy, holding in its claws a heavy chain with open bracelets at each end (such a […]

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Dothraki

The Dothraki are one of the peoples of Essos. They are a nomadic people, having no permanent settlements, except Vaes Dothrak, and roaming the vast steppes of the so-called Dothraki Sea. The culture of the Dothraki is entirely dependent on horses, and they call themselves horse lords. The very name of the Dothraki people means […]

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Myr

Myr

Myr is one of the nine Free Cities of western Essos, located to the east of Westeros. It is a famous harbor city in Westeros and it has a view of the Sea of Myrrh, a great part of the Narrow Sea. The city is covered by the council of Magisters and they don’t have […]

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Tyrosh

Tyrosh

Tyrosh is one of the nine Free Cities across the narrow sea from Westeros. It is located at the end of the continent of Essos, along with the other eight cities. Tyrosh is a harborage, with mixed religions and its ruler is an archon – the chosen one from the wealthiest and the noblest people […]

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Norvos the maze city

Norvos

Sitting among the Hills of Norvos, Norvos, or as the people call it The Great Norvos, is one of the nine Free Cities located in Essos, between Pentos and Qonor. It is sitting among the eastern banks of the river Noyne and has limestone hills, dark forests of oak, beech, and pine around it. The […]

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Lys of Essos

Lys

Lys is one of the nine Free Cities, located in the uttermost south-west. It is not on the mainland, but on an island or several neighboring islets in the Narrow Sea, south of the Stepstones. It is one of the smallest among Free Cities, but it is still very large and crowded and life here […]

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Lorath one of nine free cities

Lorath

Lorath is one of nine free cities. It is located on a group of islands off the northern coast of Essos. It is the poorest, sparsely populated, and less-developed of the Free Cities, almost isolated from all the others. Lorath is massively dependent on fishing, hunting whales, and seals. The islands of Lorath are notable […]

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Braavos

Braavos

Braavos is one of nine free cities and the richest and most powerful of them. It is located on the northwestern tip of Essos, where the Narrow and Shivering Sea merge. Under the rule of Braavos is the so-called Braavosian seaside north of the Velvet Plains controlled by Pentos. Founded by slaves who fled Valyria, […]

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