Project Description

Are you sitting at home dreaming of the day when you can travel again? So are we! One of the things we have been doing a lot of is watching TV shows and movies that have some connection to travelling. This is a great way to help satisfy your travel cravings and keep you entertained at home. While there are tons of movies and TV shows that did not make our short list, we have listed some of our favourites below:

Netflix TV Shows and Movies:

  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with my Father – Jack and his father take unusual and amusing trips to foreign lands in an attempt to strengthen their bond (Netflix Canada).
  • Restaurants on the Edge – Three food and design experts travel the world to revive failing restaurants by connecting them to the local culture beyond their gorgeous views (Netflix Canada).
  • Eat. Pray. Love. – After deciding to reshape her life after divorce, Liz travels around the world in search of good food, spirituality, and true love (Netflix Canada).
  • Dark Tourist – From a nuclear lake to a haunted forest, journalist David Farrier visits unusual and often macabre tourism spots around the world (Netflix Canada).
  • Our Planet – Experience our planet’s natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope (Netflix Canada).

Other Movies and TV Shows:

  • P.S. I Love You – A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life (IMDb).
  • The Da Vinci Code – A murder inside the Louvre, and clues in Da Vinci paintings, lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years, which could shake the foundations of Christianity (IMDb).
  • Home Alone: Lost in New York – A young boy accidentally boards the wrong plane at the airport and finds himself alone in NYC at Christmastime instead of on his family vacation to Florida.
  • The Amazing Race – Teams of two race around the world finding clues and competing in challenges trying to arrive at the finish line first.
  • Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown – Anthony Bourdain visits countries, delving into their political issues as well as indigenous food and culture (IMDb).
  • Leap Year – Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose marriage to her boyfriend Jeremy on Leap Day, because according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it (IMDB).

Do you have any favourite movies or TV shows that showcase travel that didn’t make our list? Please send them our way, we’d love to watch them!