The opening scene where the arms bazaar took place was shot at The Pyrenees Mountains, France. The Pyrenees Mountains form the natural border between France and Spain, and completely engulf the tiny nation of Andorra. The mountains extend for about 270 miles from the Bay of Biscay to the Mediterranean Sea.
Photograher: wikimedia/Nicolas guionnet
The fighter jet chase scenes were filmed over French Alps. The French Alps are renowned for their stunning scenery complete with beautiful mountains, rolling foothills, and pristine lakes and rivers, such as Chamonix, St. Gervais, Albertville, Grenoble, and Annecy.
Bond's Germany trip was filmed at Hamburg, Germany. A few scenes were shot at the Atlantic Hotel, opened one century ago in 1909. One of the most memorable is the stunt scene in which Pierce Brosnan climbs from the Atlantic Suite to the globe on the roof of the hotel after Bond killed Dr. Kaufman.
Photogrpher: wikimedia/Petra Kohlstädt
Banyan tree hotel at BangKok, Thailand, was used as Carver's South East Asia headquarter. James Bond and Wai Lin abseil down side of the skyscraper. It is the tallest all-suite luxury hotel in Bangok with spectacular views and exceptional facilities. The Banyan Tree Bangkok is located right in Sathorn, close to the Silom shopping and entertainment area.
James and Wai Lin attempt to chase down Elliot Carver in HaLong Bay, Vietnam. It is located in northern Vietnam, 170 km east of Hanoi. The bay is famous for its scenic rock formations, with 3,000 limestone islands clustered together in the East Sea of the Bay.