Slideshow: 10 Disney Movie Settings You Can Visit in Real Life

by  Tommy Burson | Jun 26, 2014
Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef / chameleonseye/iStock

Movies and travel have something very important in common: They both transport. And it's no coincidence -- film creators are often inspired by the colors and the characters of specific destinations on very detailed levels, beyond the general history and culture that might push the plot lines. And perhaps none is more influential than Disney, whose recent blockbusters have each inspired a new wave of visitors to Norway, Scotland, and more. From the Chateau of Chambord in France (from "Beauty and the Beast") to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia ("Finding Nemo"), here are the inspirational locations Disney has honored on the big screen. See them here.

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