Video of the Week

We scour the internet for inspiring videos of people and places the world over. Get your popcorn!

People in sunny Russia

  While Russia is renowned as a wonderful winter destination, complete with snow covered landscapes, frost laden monuments, snug fur hats and steamy banya houses, spring and summer offer something completely different. Once the snow begins to retreat and the temperatures start … Continue reading

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Feel the beat of Rio

  With the much-anticipated World Cup just around the corner, all eyes are on Rio. This week’s video pick offers a glimpse at this energetic fast-paced Brazilian city through a compilation of colourful time-lapse shots. This short video really showcases … Continue reading

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Japanese Tradition

  Whether playing taiko drums, performing a tea ceremony, writing calligraphy, preparing a tasty Japanese dish, preening a bonsai tree, strolling through a zen garden or singing karaoke, Japanese culture is filled with unique traditions, both ancient and modern. From … Continue reading

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This is Namibia

  No matter how you try to describe the beauty of Namibia, no words can quite capture it. Whether you are speaking of the vast shifting sand sea of the ancient Namib Desert, attempting to express the splendor of the … Continue reading

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Easter Island Adventure

  Today marks the start of Easter Weekend, a time of year that means something different to everyone, whether its chocolate bunnies and decorated eggs, or a time of remembrance. While this week’s video pick may not have a whole lot … Continue reading

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This is Bolivia

  The landlocked country of Bolivia is a land of superlatives – it’s South America‘s highest, most isolated nation and boasts some of the world’s driest and saltiest natural landscapes. La Paz, ‘ the city that touches the clouds’, is … Continue reading

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Faces of Nepal

  We are firm believers that travel is all about understanding the country you are visiting. Discovering different ways of life, religions and cultures, learning about a country’s past, visiting historic sites and experiencing everyday life. And what better way … Continue reading

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The Naadam Festival, Mongolia

  When travelling from Moscow to Beijing aboard the legendary Trans-Siberian, why not stop in Ulaan Bataar in time to witness the spectacle of the opening ceremony of the Mongolian Naadam Festival as the locals battle it out in the … Continue reading

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Jerusalem in 60 seconds

  The ancient walled city of Jerusalem needs little introduction. One of the oldest cities in the world and considered holy by three religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam its beauty and 3000-year history will leave you speechless. The picturesque … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Trans-Siberian

  Imagine crossing one third of the globe by rail, from Moscow to Vladivostok, taking in fascinating cities, incredible landscapes, unique cultures and plenty of rail tracks along the way. All this and more is possible on none other than … Continue reading

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