There are some films that seem to capture not just the breathtaking beauty but also the soul of a place that it will make you fall in love with it. If you are thinking of traveling to Europe, here are some of the best movies that will inspire you to go now.
Local Hero (1983)
Where you will want to go: Scotland
Local Hero is a beautiful and touching tale of an oil executive’s life changing experience while on a business trip in Scotland. The film showcased dramatic Scottish landscape and stunning nature scenery.
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Where you will want to go: Paris
Funny, nostalgic, and sweet are just some of words that would describe this film. It will take you to beautiful places including the backstreets of past and present day Paris.
Sound of Music (1965)
Where you will want to go: Salzburg, Austria
The story revolves around free-spirited Maria who is aspiring to be a nun and her stint as governess in the von Trapp family. From the abbey to the von Trapp mansion, the film showcases the breathtaking beauty of Salzburg.
Roman Holiday Rome (1953)
Where you will want to go: Rome
This is one of the timeless romance films that you will not get tired of watching. It tells the story of a princess who sneaks out from her guardians to see more of Rome on her own. She then meets an American reporter. Watching Ann (Audrey Hepburn) explore the eternal city will make you want to travel and see its ageless beauty and charm.
Room with a View (1985)
Where you will want to go: Florence
Based on EM Forster’s novel, a Room with a View will inspire a yearning to travel to Florence. See some of the city’s most iconic sites like the Arno, Ponte Vecchio, Dante’s tomb, the hills of Fiesole, Piazza della Signoria, and more.