The best travel movies
by James Nicholas
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10 Travel Films To Get You Through
We’re sure you’re missing your travel fix just as much as we miss doing what we do best – creating incredible travel memories with you. You might not be able to jet off anywhere for the time being, but these ten travel-themed films will give you somewhere to escape to in the meantime and maybe even inspire your next adventure!
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Whisk yourself away for a stay at one of the best-loved hotels in world of film. Against a backdrop of increasing pandemonium, Wes Anderson's beautifully visual comedy romp sees a hotel lobby boy swept into a quest to retrieve a priceless painting.
The Before trilogy (Before Sunrise, Before Sunset & Before Midnight) follows Jesse and Celine at three different points in their lives after a chance meeting on a train. The films take a thought-provoking look at modern love and long-term commitments.
Just be thankful that this one isn’t you! Viktor Navorski, played by Tom Hanks, gets stranded at JFK when a war rages in his home country, forcing him to take up temporary residence at the airport. At least your quarantine is at home...
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Chronic daydreamer Walter Mitty ends up on adventure beyond even his imagination when he leaves his home for Greenland in search of legendary photojournalist Sean O'Connell. His adventures take him to Iceland and through the Himalayas and on an endearing personal journey.
Murder On The Orient Express
If seeing the world on a luxurious train journey is your dream holiday, this one is for you. This adaptation of Agatha Christie’s beloved novel will transport you into the carriages of one of the most famous trains on earth as you embark on an adventure of intrigue and deception.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Right up there alongside the The Great Budapest Hotel in terms of cinematically famous hotels for you to check-in to from the comfort of your sofa. A star-studded cast tell the story of seven British tourists who find themselves at a decrepit hotel in Jaipur, India.
The Bucket List
Perhaps one for your movie bucket list, Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman star in this comedy/drama as a pair of terminally ill men who travel across the world together, attempting to complete all of the things that they wish they’d done during their lives.
The Darjeeling Limited
Get your time at home back on track with another train travel-inspired movie (and another by Wes Anderson). After the death of their father, three brothers set out on an epic train journey across the stunning landscape of India, attempting to reconnect and rediscover their lost bond.
Midnight In Paris
Slip into your deepest fantasies of experiencing the glitz and glamour of 50s Parisian living and follow Gil, played by Owen Wilson, and his fiancée to Paris; a city that beguiles Gil to the point of transporting him back into the past, where he meets several famous faces.
Into The Wild
After the uncertainty of the last few weeks, you’ll probably feel like getting outside on an adventure once it’s all blown over. This movie about a man renouncing all of his possessions and hiking across North America and into the Alaskan wilderness might inspire you to do just that.
Experience the Journey
All Aboard: The Sleigh Ride
Embark on a magical sleigh ride through the frozen Arctic wilderness of Norway. The sleigh is rigged with cameras for an authentic first-person experience.
Oslo to Bergen
Lose yourself in one of the most picturesque train journeys in the world, Bergen - Oslo. Catch every minute of this seven and a half hour journey along coastlines and over mountains.