02/23/2013 10:47 am ET Updated Apr 25, 2013

5 Destinations Showcased In Oscar-Nominated Films

It is the time of year movie-buffs can't wait for, the run-up to the Oscars. Travelers can also delight in visiting the enchanting corners of the earth that this year's greatest films inspired us to visit. Just in time for the Academy Awards, trivago presents the most awe-inspiring destinations that provide the backdrops to this year's Oscar-nominated movies.

From the heart of the swampy south to an abandoned Japanese island, from Mediterranean hilltops to a tropical Indian sea port, Trivago takes you on a journey through the year's most intriguing filming spots worth a visit.

2013 Oscars Destinations