Travel films to watch | STA Travel Blog


One of the advantages of lock down is the extra time we need to do all the things we say we have never had time for. (Say that quickly). Yoga, baking, binge-watching the last season of Money Heist in 48 hours.

We don’t ignore those classic films like The Beach Mamma Mia or Eat, Pray, Love that all did a great job I want Thailand, the Greek Visiting islands or dreaming of finding us like Julia Roberts in Italy, Bali and India. However, here are six of our current quarantine favorites that help keep your wanderlust alive – from your couch.


Destination: Fiji

Although we all feel a little like Tom Hanks right now (isolated and possibly friends with inanimate objects), Castaway was actually filmed on a beautiful island in Fiji and was one of the reasons for an increase in visitor numbers on the island

Roman Holiday

Destination: Italy

There are many films in Rome or Italy that make us dream of our next vacation when it is safe to travel. A stereotype for everything Italian – this black and white classic takes you all over Rome and shows everything that this timeless city still has to offer today.

The Adventures of Priscilla

Destination: Australia

This film shows the legendary Australian outback while two drag queens and a transgender woman take their eccentric act from Sydney to Alice Springs on a school bus. Who doesn’t have a road trip through Australia on their bucket list?

The Darjeeling Limited

Destination: India

Just like in Eat, Pray, Love, the focus of this film is on three brothers on a soul search trip through India. Imagine colorful cities and spiritual enlightenment to lure you to your next destination.

Lost in translation

Destination: Japan

How can you better experience Japanese culture from your living room than watching Lost in Translation and pretending to visit Shubaya Crossing or singing Karoke with Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson in a bar in Tokyo?

The Terminal

Destination: The airport

We had to add this. Because we are all thinking about this moment when we can return to an airport …


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