If you are traveler by heart but need a little nudge to take the leap and pack the bags, then watching these travel movies will definitely do this for you. Though we all have our own different reasons and inspirations to travel. But these movies have an incredible ability to bring out the wanderlust in you!
Here is a list of 10 amazing movies that will inspire you to make travel plans:
1. Eat Pray Love
You knew this was coming, didn’t you? Elizabeth feels empty and is clueless about her future. So she decides to go on an adventure in search of happiness and fulfillment. A movie about solo backpacking through three amazing countries like Italy, India and Indonesia is a must watch for every travel enthusiast.
2. Vicky Cristina Barcelona
We believe that the Spaniards are the most beautiful and passionate people. Penelope Cruz and Javier Barden reinforce our belief. The movie features some of the breath-taking locations, culture and architecture of Barcelona. This is a great movie for those who are planning to visit Europe.
3. Bucket List
This may not be a destination movie, but it will make you realize that life is too short to be making long term plans all the time. Topped with marvelous performances by Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman, the movie is a wake-up call for those who take a life time for granted.
4. Under the Tuscan Sun
It captures every beautiful aspect of Tuscany including the beautiful nature, adventure and human connections. One would end up thinking – Is there really a more romantic place than Tuscany?
5. Leap Year
The movie follows Anna Brady, as she travels to Dublin to propose to her boyfriend. The journey captures the rustic Irish countryside, often interrupted by funny incidents. The film was shot around Dublin, County Mayo, County Wicklow, and County Galway.
6. French Kiss
Not only does the movie feature legendary actors like Meg Ryan and Kevin Kline, but includes some of the best locations in Paris. The train journeys through South-eastern France, walks through vineyards and the architectural marvels of Paris, will make one fall in love with France.
7. Lord of the Rings
The movie has captured New Zealand in all its glory. Mountains, waterfalls, forests, rivers – you name it; New Zealand flaunts diverse looks within the same location. What else you need to make your trip beautiful?
In the search for Nirvana, two women happen to find house exchange holidays online and decide to switch houses for the Christmas Holiday. A movie that unfolds the many perks of stepping out of one’s comfort zone and trying something new.
9. Into the Wild
Into the Wild What can a normal teenager ask for when he has everything successfully going on in his life. But to this guy out worldly life seem incomplete. So he embarks his journey leaving behind all his comforts, money, relations and surrenders himself in the lap of mother earth, hitchhiking across the states of America.
10. Mamma Mia
A musical journey that takes us through the dreamy location of Greece, the beaches, architecture, the color and fabulous life of people in Greece! The movie gives you a plethora of reasons why Greece should be your next vacation spot.
If these fabulous movies don’t inspire you to embark on a journey, then we have no clue what will! So what are you waiting, for watch these movies and bring out the travel beast you have inside your heart!