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.
Tokyo, Osaka, Hiroshima and Kyoto, Japan