Travel Video of the Week: 9 Ways to Pass Time in an Airport

9 ways

Last week a couple of dudes got stuck overnight in the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and decided to make the most of the time by doing things they’d always dreamed of doing in an airport. It’s pretty funny.

Travel Video of the Week: Man Flies Drone Through Fireworks

Drone Fireworks

Recently we featured a website that showed drone videos from around the world. Well, they’re going to need to add this one, which features videographer Jos Stiglingh flying a DJI Phantom 2 drone with a GoPro Hero 3 Silver through the heart of a fireworks show. I guess it was worth the risk of his drone […]

Travel Video of the Week: Skype’s “Born Friends Family Portrait”

Skype

Skype is arguably one of the all-time (or at least modern) best inventions since it allows people to talk/video conference each other for free. Well, they just released a commercial that will no doubt get you teary-eyed. The video is about two girls—Sarah and Paige—who have been best friends since they were 8-years-old and have shared everything over […]

Travel Video of the Week: Southwest Flight Attendant SF-Chicago

Southwest

Last week we shared the hilarious video made by a passenger who made a music video of himself lip syncing to Celine Dion’s “All By Myself ” while stranded one night in Las Vegas’ McCarran Airport. Continuing with the humor theme, this week’s video features a Southwest Airlines flight attendant’s safety announcement on a flight the other […]

Travel Website of the Week: TravelByDrone

TravelByDrone

While I was shooting videos in Puerto Rico last week, I was shocked to see the camera crew bust out a drone—which they used to capture some amazing footage. A few days later Skift turned me on to a new site called TravelByDrone.com, which tracks aerial and drone-captured travel videos from around the world and then conveniently places them […]

Travel Video of the Week: All By Myself in the Las Vegas Airport

Dunn

All By Myself from Richard Dunn on Vimeo. What do you when you find yourself stuck in an airport overnight? Make a music video as Richard Dunn did in Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport! Stranded by himself one night, Dunn—who grew up in Canada and now lives in Georgia and works as a lighting designer for […]

Travel Video of the Week: Icelandair In-Flight Safety Video

Icelandair

Ever since Air New Zealand started the trend of entertaining in-flight safety videos, other airlines have been trying to create their own videos that can keep the attention of passengers and go viral. Icelandair, Iceland’s flagship carrier, just released a new safety video this past week that doubles as a tourism ad for Iceland. It’s a unique […]

Travel Video of the Week: World’s Highest Waterslide

Waterslide

Thanks to T+ L magazine for turning me onto this video, which features the world’s tallest waterslide that just opened this past weekend at Schlitterbarn Water Park in Kansas City. It’s called the Verrückt (it means “insane” in German) and is 168 feet and 7 inches high—taller than both Niagara Falls and the Statue of Liberty. […]