5 Videos Celebrating Major Cities in the World

Virtual tourism begins here [VIDEO]

Jul 11, 2013

Image by Flickr user hira3

Summer is a great time for travel and gives people an opportunity to discover new places and local cultures. In the spirit of exploration, we have compiled a list of five videos celebrating major cities across the globe.  Join us in a virtual tour around the world that will surely bite you with the travel bug!

1.
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Did you know that Chicago is the birthplace of the skyscraper? The city boasts a
stunning skyline which is home to a number of architectural tours de force. This
beautifully animated clip selects five of the Windy City’s greatest buildings, providing
the viewer with a small taste of what the city has to offer.

Video created by: Al Boardman

2.
KIEV,UKRAINE
The Ukrainian capital Kiev is home to over 2 million residents, but in this delightful clip, the bustling city is presented in miniature! Enjoy a typical day traipsing around tiny Kiev.

Video created by: Okapi

3.
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK
Travel back in time to 1939 and be witness to French tourist Jean Vivier’s footage documenting the sights and sounds of the Big Apple. From the looks of it, it doesn’t seem like the high energy city has changed much in the past seventy-four years.

Video created by: ROMANO-ARCHIVES 

4.
PARIS, FRANCE
Bonjour and bienvenue to the lovely streets of romantic Paris in this fast paced timelapse video. Virtually see all the major sights that the City of Lights has to offer!

Video created by: Mayeul Akpovi

5.
DELHI,INDIA
With a population of over 22 million people, Delhi is classified as the fourth largest city in the world. The vibrancy of India is captured in this awesome clip that provides you with a glimpse of what one day in Delhi might be like.

Video created by: Patrick Corpataux 

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