Tall Trees Town

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Tall Trees Town is a town in the Summer Isles, located on the southwest coast of the island Walano.[1] It is the home port of the Cinnamon Wind.[2] The town is sunny, but shaded by the enormous Talking Trees, on the trunks of which is recorded the entire history of the Summer Islanders.[3]

History

In 19 AC, Tall Trees Town was sacked by a pirate fleet, who stole a fortune and carried off thousands into slavery. When King Aegon I Targaryen of Westeros heard of this event, he commanded that walls be raised around King's Landing.[4]

Recent Events

A Feast for Crows

Garin tells Arianne Martell that according to sailors in Planky Town, a new corsair king has risen in the Basilisk Isles and has raided Tall Trees Town.[5]

References

  1. The Lands of Ice and Fire.
  2. A Clash of Kings, Chapter 27, Daenerys II.
  3. The World of Ice & Fire, Beyond the Free Cities: The Summer Isles.
  4. The World of Ice & Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Aegon I.
  5. A Feast for Crows, Chapter 21, The Queenmaker.