Outstanding movies that raise your desire to travel
1. Eat, Pray and Love
"Eat, Pray, Love" is a film adaptation of the memoir of Elizabeth Gilbert (2006). Facing the troubles of her life: divorce, breakup with boyfriend, losing passion and faith, Liz (played by Julia Roberts) decides to leave everything to go on holiday to Italy, India and Bali (Indonesia). Throughout the film are beautiful scenes that you can hardly take your eyes off. A romantic Italy, a culturally different Indian and a peaceful Bali with the beautiful little town Ubud, the movie has become a travel inspiration for many people around the world.
2. Kong - Skull Island
Following in the footsteps of Kong's previous film, Kong Skull Island is set entirely in Ninh Binh, Vietnam, re-imagining the monkeys' homeland in the 1970s. With the appearance of Trang An, Halong Bay or Van Long Bay, the film has created a big impression on Vietnam for many people in the world. Many tourists have also visited Vietnam because they want to see scenes in real life. The film is not only the pride of tourism in Vietnam but also inspirational movie for many people.
3. Into the Wild
Based on a true story and a great book, "Into the Wild" reflects what can happen when the passion of travel leads: the film follows Chris McCandless, who has left everything behind to make a car trip to Alaska and live in the wilderness. McCandless is exactly the wild and crazy guy you expected - and the adventures are not always romantic as imagined, the protagonist can teach us something about the pursuit of dream.
4. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
"Secret Life of Walter Mitty" tells the story of Walter, a shy, awkward, yet imaginative editor. When threatened with losing his job, he embarked on the adventure of his life. Walter travels the world from Iceland to Afghanistan despite the dangers and conquers countless challenges along the way. The movie has an incredible combination of scenery, movie soundtrack and a little humor. This is a perfect piece of inspiration for those who are hungry for something new in life.
5. Under the Tuscan Sun
This is a film adaptation of Frances Mayes's novel, which tells the story of a newly divorced female writer making a bold decision to buy a villa in the suburbs of Italy after a trip here. The film was shot in many regions with beautiful Italian landscapes such as Florence, Arezzo, Siena, Rome...When watching this movie, everyone is sure to dream of a trip to a boot-shaped country.
6. The Way
"The Way" is a wonderful and inspirational story about a father who follows the Camino de Santiago trail in Spain to commemorate his deceased son. The trip makes him open his heart when forced to make friends with strangers throughout the journey of 800km. The people are all different and all follow this path for their personal reasons.
By: Charlie Jones