Monday newsletters always feature top 10 travel lists to inspire.
Today (September 28, 2015): Top 10 most inspiring Youtube travel clips.
These days, anyone with a smartphone or a decent camera can pull off an epic travel video. Of course, there are also some professionals out there who know how to put together a cinematic masterpiece. Watch my compilation of the following inspiring Youtube clips and make sure your sound is turned on as some of these clips feature beautiful music.
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10. MALAYSIA TRULY ASIA BY YUNA
‘Malaysia Truly Asia’ by Yuna was released by Tourism Malaysia in 2014. This amazing video with the vocals by Yuna is simply stunning.
9. CUBA: THE ISLAND LOST IN TIME BY MAX GRIFFIN
This clip, made by Max Griffin during his trip to Cuba, evokes the human spirit, cultural richness, and splendid beauty of the iconic Caribbean island.
8. MOMENTS OF DELIGHT BY MANDARIN ORIENTAL
Mandarin Oriental is one of the world’s most exclusive hotel brands, and their promo clip with shots of their ultraluxurious properties around the world is fascinating. Music was created exclusively for the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group by celebrity fan, Sa Ding Ding.
7. ETIHAD AIRWAYS FIRST APARTMENT ONBOARD THE AIRBUS A380
This commercial introduces Etihad’s First Apartment, exclusively available onboard the Airbus A380. Etihad revolutionizes First Class with the First Apartment. More than a seat, it is a living space for the discerning traveler.
6. ROAD TO MACHU PICCHU – PERU IN 4K
Youtube user Devin Super Tramp makes phenomenal clips. This one covers his trip to the iconic ruins of Machu Picchu in the Andez mountains.
5. YOUR FLIGHT, SWISS MADE
This awesome clip by Swiss International Air Lines highlights the experience that awaits you when you book a flight with Switzerland’s flagship carrier.
4. KOH YAO NOI BY PHILIP BLOOM
Philip Bloom took a holiday in Koh Yao Noi – one of the least developed islands in Thailand – together with his DJI Phantom drone and shot this short film entirely in 2.7K. Be sure to watch the clip in fullscreen and in the highest resolution!
3. AWAKENING – NEW ZEALAND
This beautiful timelapse features the always changing landscapes of New Zealand. Soundtrack is “Science and Religion” by Hans Zimmer.
2. THE BOY AND THE COCONUT BY SONEVA
Soneva is my favorite hotel brand on the planet, as you can read here. They’ve made a stunningly beautiful and emotional clip to promote their flagship property Soneva Fushi, the best luxury resort in the Maldives.
1. WATCHTOWER OF TURKEY BY LEONARDO DALESSANDRI
A cinematic masterpiece! The creator traveled 3500 km in 20 days, capturing the great landscapes and fascinating cities of Turkey.