Isn’t it true that movies are inarguably the cheapest ticket to travel? They transport you to a world of your dreams and evoke the magic of storytelling in a beautiful setting. There are movies of nostalgia and then there those films which urge us to pack are bags and just escape the reality. Here’s a list of films that every travel enthusiast must watch atleast once!
1. Under the Tuscan Sun
A Romantic tale that is set in the yards of rural Tuscany, Italy. This film highlights the scenic landscapes, Italian culture and a light heart-wrenching story that would want you to take trip to Tuscany ASAP!
2. In Bruges
A comedy-thriller that takes you on ride through the streets of Bruges, Belgium. This medieval town gives us all touristy feels and leaves us completely charmed with its photogenic squares. If you want a night laughing away, you will definitely enjoy this hilarious ride!
3. Eat Pray Love
Talking about travel movies and how can we miss this one out! A classic representation of a travel movie, Eat Pray Love is the story of a lady who sets out on a journey to rediscover herself. The film takes us through the Italian alleys, Indian heritage and a closer to nature trip to Bali.
4. Lost in Translation
With power packed performances by Scarlett Johansson and Bill Murray, who develop a friendship in Tokyo. This film displays the city in all its color and bustle, leaving the traveller within you evoked.
5. The Holiday
This film revolves around two girls who swap homes from different countries for a holiday. A romantic-comedy that shows the hush-posh side of California and a quaint scenic town in England. This film might just leave you a little muzzy on which location to pick next!
Sit back and enjoy your trip while couching at home! Bon Voyage!
(Contributed by Safia Mansoor)