Scene setting: 10 iconic movie locations around the world

With awards season fast approaching, we got to thinking about some of the world s most iconic filming destinations; places that have inspired writers, locations that lit up the screen and backdrops that directors dream about.

Here s a round-up of our favourite scene-setting destinations, which are all travelable, so you can follow in the footsteps of the film industry s intrepid casts and crews, and get to know the settings that you loved on the silver screen.

Watch: Peloton misses turning at Tour of Alberta, gifting Hansen the win

Lasse Norman Hansen won stage five of the Tour of Alberta by virtue of all of his chasers missing a right turn in the final kilometres embedded content Lasse Norman Hansen ( Cannondale-Garmin 1 ) won stage five of the Tour of Alberta on Sunday in quite bizarre circumstances after the chasing peloton missed a right turn on a circuit, leading to the race being neutralised.

The 23-year-old Dane was on the attack in the final kilometres of the stage to Spruce Grove with Sven Erik Bystrom ( Katusha 2 ) leading the chase just ahead of the peloton.