A site that was used for sacrificial rituals by the Aztec Chief and his tribe. The site consists of an Aztec pyramid, with a flat top where a table has been set in order to tie up sacrifices. The Aztec Chief slams a follower into the ground, creating a large cut in the pyramid.
A patch of ground at the bottom of a slope beside a river. It is here that the Joestar Family's coach falls after slipping off a cliff. The accident kills Mary Joestar and the coach driver, and George Joestar I meets Dario Brando as the latter combs through the wreckage.
A hospital where Jonathan is taken care of by Erina. Speedwagon attempts to visit Jonathan here, but is turned away by Erina; he breaks in later that night, but abstains from entering after realizing Jonathan and Erina's relationship.
A port town situated right at the end of the Thames, next to the North Sea. It corresponds roughly to the real-life town of Southend-on-Sea. Jonathan Joestar and Erina Pendleton depart from here on a boat to spend their honeymoon in America. Their friends and companions come to see them off.
A steam cruiser going from England to the United States. Jonathan Joestar and Erina Pendleton intend to spend their honeymoon on the cruise, but Jonathan discovers that Dio Brando and Wang Chan have infiltrated the boat. Wang Chan sucks one passenger's blood, and soon most of the passengers become part of a zombie mob. However, Jonathan manages to destroy the boat by forcing Wang Chan to hold the ship's screw shaft in place, making it explode. Erina, her yet-unborn son, and an orphaned baby (the future Lisa Lisa) appear to be the only survivors; it is later revealed in Stardust Crusaders that Dio has survived the explosion as well.
New York City, one of the US's most populous and prosperous city. Full of pickpockets, corrupts policemen and gangsters. Joseph Joestar and his grandmother Erina move there in 1938 and meet Smokey Brown. Joseph also battles the vampirized Straizo in there.
An underground Nazi laboratory set up to experiment on the Vampires and Pillar Men. Its experimentation pit was supposedly able to hold Santana but it proven ineffective in keeping him prisoner. It is equipped with a self-destruct mechanism in case the situation goes out of control. It is where Joseph Joestar and Rudol von Stroheim fight Santana.
The capital of Italy, full of Roman ruins and other monuments. Despite having 4,000,000 inhabitants, there are only two subway lines because the excavation teams keep discovering other ruins. The Colosseum is in here. Joseph Joestar meets Caesar Anthonio Zeppeli in there.
A secret cavern under the Colosseum. A secret passage behind the famous Bocca della Verità. The Nazis discover three Pillar Men slumbering here, Wamuu, Esidisi and Kars. The cavern is vast and decorated with columns and primitive sculptures. Its main point of interest is the wall in which the Pillar Men slumbered and the Nazis have installed several installations to keep the Pillar Men in check. They escape anyway. It is there that Joseph Joestar first encounters the three Pillar Men.
A small mountainous country between Italy and Germany. The Joestar Group visits the country when they chase the Red Stone of Aja, which was sent here by Esidisi. The Nazis have another base in here in the form of a chalet, which was attacked by Kars. In Switzerland, there is the town and luxury resort of St-Moritz, the "valley of the sun" and mecca of winter sports where rich people take their holidays.
The settlement of the ancient race to which the Pillar Men belonged. It is an underground village carved out of the rock of a giant rock pillar, with twisted trees scattered here and there, and twisting roads leading to and surrounding the pillar.
A cruiser found off the coast of the Canary Islands, on the Atlantic Ocean. It is here that, 100 years ago, the VampireDIO was imprisoned at the bottom of the ocean. A group of treasure hunters retrieve the coffin in which DIO was stuck and free the Vampire.
A large traditional Japanese house situated in Tokyo. It's home to Jotaro Kujo and his mother, Holy Kujo. The mansion is quite luxurious, with comfortable buildings, a large japanese garden and a tea house.
Cairo, the capital of Egypt. It is the end goal of the heroes, as it is the city where DIO resides in his mansion. Cairo is a sprawling city of 2,000,000 habitants at the time of the story and a long history, with labyrinthine streets and unique local customs. It is also the home of Muhammad Avdol. It is the theater of several battles, notably Jotaro Kujo against DIO.
One of Singapore's parks, where one can buy a fresh coconut and where kids go play. Jotaro Kujo, Anne and "Kakyoin" visit it and buy some coconut to drink their juice. A pickpocket tries to steal Kakyoin's wallet here but Kakyoin brutalizes him.
Calcutta is the cultural capital of India. It has a population of over 11 million people, though more then 2 million are homeless. The 19th century British refered to it as one of the "Worst places in the world". The city was officially renamed to Kolkata in 2001. A very active city, it is ridden with beggars, thiefs and filth, which shocks most of the Joestar Group. It is there that Jean Pierre Polnareff encounters Hol Horse and J. Geil.
A restaurant in which the Joestar Group decides to have lunch. Equipped with a pig pen toilet that has been built too low so the pigs occasionally stick their head out of the toilet bowl. Jean Pierre Polnareff first sees Hanged Man in here. Humorously, it is named "Gaylord" in the OVA adaptation.
A holy Indian city along the river Ganges, also known as Benares. Home to fakirs and where religious rituals are a common sight. It is said that one can remain in this city for months without getting bored. Joseph Joestar has to fight Empress in the streets of Varanasi.
A questionable clinic at the heart of Varanasi. Joseph Joestar goes there to have a gash operated, but it is in truth Empress, a Stand that kills the local doctor. Joseph flees the clinic when the nurse sees the dead doctor.
A car that was driven across Northern India to the border of Pakistan. They border the Himalayas and thus the landscape is very mountainous with winding roads and dangerous crevices. The Joestar Group is harrassed by Wheel of Fortune on the way to Pakistan.
A foggy city in Pakistan, where the inhabitants are unusually gloomy, unfriendly, apathetic, etc. It is in fact a cemetery that Enya the Hag disguises as a town thanks to the illusion powers of Justice.
Capital of the United Arab Emirates. Once a small desertic country, it became rich thanks to oil. Abu Dhabi becomes a prosperous city where every house is a manor and the city can afford to have decorative plants everywhere despite the climate.
The Red Sea, the clearest most beautiful sea in the world according to all divers. Home to an impressive fauna. The Red Sea is named as such because of its coasts of red deserts. Without any city to pollute, it is an ecosystem that has kept its beauty. The Joestar Group try to cross it via a submarine, but High Priestess attacks and sinks the submarine, forcing the group to go scuba diving instead.
A city in the south of Egypt and famous tourist spot for its monuments. The area was once known as Nubia and it is there that the Aswan barrage was built in 1971. It is also there that Noriaki Kakyoin is treated and where Oingo and Boingo try to assassinate the Joestar Group.
The River Nile, one of the world's longest rivers and known for being the main artery of Egypt, the main reason of the rise of the Ancient Egyptian civilization. The Joestar Group has to navigate down the Nile to reach Cairo.
Luxor, an Egyptian city situated near the famous "Valley of the Kings", where many a pharaoh's tomb has been built. It is said that its inhabitant still dig to try to find ancient treasures. It is where Mariah fights Joseph Joestar and Muhammad Avdol, and where Alessi tries to assassinate Jean Pierre Polnareff.
An area near Cairo, where the famous pyramids of Gizeh and Sphinx are. In a café near the monuments, Daniel J. D'Arby challenges the Joestar Group to several games, almost killing the entire group but being defeated by Jotaro Kujo at poker.
A picturesque city in the South of Italy. It is where Giorno Giovanna lives, as well as the base city of Passione. It is riddled with crime, with petty criminals, gangsters and corrupt policemen living next to each other. It is the theater of several battles. Koichi Hirose briefly clashes with Giorno in the streets too.
Naples' main airport. It is there that Koichi Hirose arrives and first meets Giorno Giovanna. The airport is Leaky-Eye Luca's territory and the gangster confronts Giorno over a matter of unpaid tithe in the area. For a fee to Luca, and the guard, one can do business here.
A prison where the capo Polpo is kept. Polpo's own room resembles a bare cell at first glance, but its walls hide several goods and furniture from a fridge to an armory. The security around Polpo is actually tight and the guards do not tolerate any exchange of goods between prisoners and visitors.
Capri, an island in the Mediterranean Sea. Thanks to its cliffs, it is considered one of the most beautiful islands in the world. Once, a Roman Emperor used the island as a temporary palace and didn't return to Rome for 10 years. It is there that Bruno Bucciarati has hidden Polpo's treasure. It is also there that Guido Mista fights and defeats Sale.
The ruins of Pompeii. Pompeii was once a prosperous Roman city. In 24 of August, 79, the Vesuvio erupted and buried the city and its inhabitants in scalding ash, ironically preserving the city and turning the locals into statues that would be rediscovered 1800 years later. In there, a famous place known as the house of the tragic poet harbours an equally famous dog mosaic. It is there that Pannacotta Fugo, Leone Abbacchio and Giorno Giovanna go to retrieve a key and are attacked by Illuso.
An express train to Florence via Rome. Team Bucciarati board it, hidden in Coco Jumbo. However, Prosciutto and Pesci attack it to find Trish. It is temporarily stopped during the fight and Team Bucciarati leaves. Melone boards it to find a suitable mother for his Baby Face and the train does arrive in Rome.
A private jet parked in Venise's Marco Polo airport. Team Bucciarati steal it to fly to Sardegna. However, Notorious B.I.G attacks the plane and the team, eventually forcing the team to make the plane crash in the sea in an attempt to destroy the enemy Stand.
After being knocked out of the plane by Trish Una and Spice Girl, Notorious B.I.G falls into the Tyrrhenian Sea near Cala di Volpe. Forever stuck there, it chases the crashing waves of the sea. Sometimes it will attack and sink passing ships that are moving faster than the waves. Local fishermen in the vicinity refer to the area as the "Tyrrhenian's Stomach", thinking that it is cursed.
The Una's modest house, where Trish Una resided with her mother Donatella Una. It was ransacked when La Squadra Esecuzioni sought clues about the Boss's past but they missed a crucial photo of Donatella that was taken by the Boss himself.
When he is killed by the Boss, Leone Abbacchio finds himself in an Italian street eating at a restaurant. He remembers his death but the bus stop here doesn't allow one to go back. Abbacchio does find his old partner in the police there.
It is there that a meteor once fell 50,000 years ago. The meteorite carried an alien virus that could induce the awakening of a Stand in sufficiently strong-willed people and one man made Arrows out of the rock. In 1978, the site of the crash was rediscovered.
A nursing home for the elderly where Cioccolata used to go. He pretended to volunteer to tend to the residents of the home, but instead he psychologically tortured them, fed them dangerous medicine or put them through diets that ruined their blood pressure, all to drive them into despair and have them commit suicide.
A small coastal village next to Rome. When Team Bucciarati arrive there, they are attacked by Cioccolata and Secco. Cioccolata's Green Day spreads a deadly mold in the town, decimating its inhabitants. But Team Bucciarati manage to get away.
Rome, the capital of Italy. It is the theater of several fights that have a huge impact. Cioccolata's Green Day spreads its mold there, causing a massacre before Giorno Giovanna kills him. Secco and Bruno Bucciarati's fight wreck the streets too because of Oasis liquefying the ground. Finally, the population falls victim to Chariot Requiem, their souls switched with one another until Chariot is destroyed.
An isolated all-female prison situated on an island. It is there that Diavolo was born. However, his birth is unexplained because his mother had been an inmate for two years straight with no male visitors allowed in the meantime.
The young Diavolo was adopted by a priest and so lived with him on the island of Sardegna. The house was destroyed by a fire, presumably because the priest discovered Diavolo's Mother buried underground and Diavolo wanted to erase his traces.
Giorno Giovanna's office after he takes over Passione. It is seemingly situated in a luxurious mansion, and he welcomes there a group of gangsters who swear loyalty to him. The anime adds to the room some mementos of Giorno's fallen comrades from Team Bucciarati.
A detention center where Jolyne Cujoh and Ermes Costello are held while awaiting their trial. It is equipped with a visiting room where prisoners can speak to family and lawyers alike, under the surveillance of the guards. Jolyne and Ermes first meet here.
A special train prepared by Steven Steel to help journalists and VIPs observe the first stage of the SBR. The train continues its way through the Arizona Desert, and is repurposed into a mobile base for Funny Valentine during the second and third stages of the race.
At approximately 39 degrees 6 minutes 24 seconds north latitude, 94 degrees 40 minutes 6 seconds west longitude lies a small ruin near Kansas City. The ruin is marked by a stone with an amerindian glyph representing a man and the sun. It serves as the location of the Saint's Corpse's spine.
A giant tree serving as a Devil's Palm, where the Saint's Corpse's ears and left arm can be obtained. The tree submits passersby to two trials, overseen by a prior victim. Sugar Mountain is the current host when Johnny Joestar and Gyro Zeppeli come across it. The springs nearby are connected to the tree and are part of the trial.
A presidential residence in Chicago. Under high security because of Funny Valentine's presence, it is nonetheless infiltrated by Lucy Steel and Hot Pants, who try to steal Valentine's corpse parts. Mike O. and Scarlet Valentine are killed here, though the second death is kept secret by Hot Pants disguising Lucy.
The banks of the Mississippi river. Hot Pants plants the corpse of Scarlet Valentine here to fool the government into thinking that Lucy is not involved in the search for the Saint's Corpse. The corpse is later found by the authorities.
Independence Hall is the building where both the United States Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted. Funny Valentine makes it his temporary base during the seventh stage and hides the Holy Corpse Parts there. Lucy Steel discovers it and is revealed to be the host of the last Holy Corpse Part, the head.
After his death and subsequent revival in the Golgotha, Jesus decided to head east. He crossed many regions during his journey east, notably stopping in Japan to build a boat with the locals. He eventually reached and expired in the Americas.
The nation of Venice is mentioned by Gyro Zeppeli. According to him, they stole the corpse of St. Mark in 828 AD from the Byzantine Empire, and prospered for 1000 years as a result of the corpse's blessing.
A large island in the Indonesian archipelago. It is the natural habitat of the Locacaca and the locals have used it for generations. The island has been invaded by the Japanese during World War II but was liberated eventually.
A summer camp in the woods. Roughly ten years before the events of JoJolion, Suzuyo Hirose left her daughter Yasuho there, against Yasuho's will, in order to have some vacation. The children all live in tents of four set on wooden platforms, tables are available for the children too. The camp includes a log house and a playground for children.
A secluded village up in the mountains, situated 80 km northwest of Morioh. There are no road leading to this village, yet there are more than 11 palatial mansions in this village, a heliport and even an Isetan store. The villas all belong to people who didn't come out of money, but became rich after purchasing a villa at the age of 25. One villa is up for sale and the price is quite low for a villa, at about 3 million yen for 800 tsubo/2648 square kilometers, but the village is quite strict about manners and will refuse to sell to anyone who lacks manners. It is revealed that the village is situated in sacred lands, where gods of the mountains test buyers to see if they have manners.
The villa that Kyoka Izumi wants to buy. The master of the house is unseen and Rohan Kishibe and Kyoka only interact with the butler, Ikkyu. The villa's land covers 800 tsubos (2648 square kilometers) of land, but only a small part of the house is seen, the entrance area and the guest's room. The OVA expands a bit on the villa and shows more spaces like a luxurious reception hall and a garden.
Jugo Shishi's office. Like any mangaka's office, there is a drawing desk, a regular desk and bookshelves full of books for references. It also has a small table, a small couch and chair and a refrigerator. It is noticeably messier than Rohan's own office, but its state worsens after Jugo Shishi becomes obsessed with the word "kushagara", at it becomes filled with books and loose sheets of paper.
A bookshop specialized in selling old books. Rohan visits it for the first time in Kushagara to experience its atmosphere, although he prefers to buy from new books. Jugo barges in to demand ancient encyclopedias from the seller.
Mai Katahira's house, from the TV Drama. It is a modern, well lit and well ordered house, with an emphasis on open spaces and ambient lights. One highlight of the house is the plush tent that Mai's daughter, Mao, has built and in which she stays inside nearly all the time.
A gap between two buildings. The two exits are barred by an iron fence and pipes respectively. Akari Hirai was trapped in there for months, unable to call for help because Memory of Jet prevented people from noticing her. Akari gives birth to Takuma Hasumi here.
The Stadio Giuseppe Meazza in Milan, a football stadium. Pannacotta Fugo is summoned there and given his mission by Guido Mista, purposefully to have Fugo in an open space where Purple Haze would pose little threat. It is also indirectly a show of power from Giorno Giovanna, who cancelled a highly anticipated football game for this meeting.
Mars, the fourth planet in the solar system. In the novel, Kars keeps crashing on this planet in (almost) all iterations of the universe, which results in a group of 36 Kars bidding their time on the planet until they can return to Earth. In the 37th Universe, the United States send a spaceship named the H.G. Wells in there. A strange entity named the Eyed Balloon gravitates around this planet.
A temple located in a mountainous area of Kitakami, on the northern part of the main island of Japan. It serves as a secret entrance to the Dress Organization base. Inside, there is a statue that uses devices that scan the eyes of those who want to enter the base, and lets in accepted people.
A testing chamber located somewhere in the Dress Organization base. It is used by Dress scientists to experiment weapons. There is also an observation booth protected with glass that is 46 mm (1.8 in) thick, which is also equipped with safety shutters. Dr. Kasuminome uses this chamber to show his supervisors Baoh's powers.
A series of caverns located about one kilometer below the Dress Organization base. It is the battlefield for the final confrontation between Baoh and Walken and Dr. Kasuminome. The caverns collapse after the base self-destructs.