Top picks for creative travel content

Travel videos have become depressingly formulaic, little more than colorful montages of half-naked bodies and palm-fringed beaches. Sun and sex sell but miss the point of immersive travel – a journey through the rabbit hole, deep into culture, nature, relationships.

To get away from the vlog junk of youtube, our team has scoured the internet to find some of our favorite travel videos, a way to show travel as an emotional experience. Here are our top 5 pieces which were able to illuminate well-known cities in a light you haven’t seen them before.

Fox Frames – MADEIRA, A Travel Journey

Madeira, Portugal

nehemias colindres – Berlin, Berlin: Autumn

Berlin, Germany

The Lurkers – NOVI BEOGRAD

Belgrade, Serbia

Vincent Urban – In Japan 2015

Tokyo, Osaka, Hiroshima and Kyoto, Japan

Tom Welsh – The problem of the wilderness

Alaska

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