Tag: Video

Video: Steve Almond’s Toto Takedown

Writer Steve Almond dissects the classic travel tune, Toto’s “Africa.” I’ll never hear the song the same way again. (Via @KelseyTimmerman)


Video You Must See: Habana Vieja

Video You Must See: Habana Vieja Photo by ilkerender via Flickr (Creative Commons)

The faces and daily rituals of Old Havana, Cuba:

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Video: ‘The Jersey Shore’ Goes ‘Up in the Air’

“Up in the Air” director Jason Reitman gives this J-Woww and Ronnie performance a thumbs up:


Video: Lars Von Trier to Direct Denmark’s New Tourism Ads

The Onion has an exclusive first look:

(Via Kottke)


76-Second Travel Show: What Does Travel Teach Us?

Robert Reid poses his latest question to the experts at the New York Times Travel Show

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Video You Must See: ‘The Longest Street in the World’

Video You Must See: ‘The Longest Street in the World’ Photo by purplepick via Flickr (Creative Commons)

Two photographers take a stop-motion walk down Toronto's Yonge Street, a one-time Guinness World Record holder

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Video: After-Hours at the Pittsburgh Airport

(Via Boing Boing)


76-Second Travel Show: The Best of the Trans-Siberian Railway

Robert Reid explains why the new virtual train ride can never replace the real thing

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76-Second Travel Show: A Very Presidential Sandwich

Robert Reid celebrates President's Day by chowing down in Chester A. Arthur's one-time bedroom

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Video You Must See: Tokyo Sky Drive

Video You Must See: Tokyo Sky Drive Photo by Ian Muttoo via Flickr (Creative Commons)

A mirroring effect turns a nighttime ride on Tokyo's raised monorail into something more

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Video You Must See: Vancouver City Lights

Video You Must See: Vancouver City Lights Photo by Brandon Godfrey via Flickr (Creative Commons)

Time-lapse scenes of the Olympic host city

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76-Second Travel Show: For the Love of Luge

Just in time for the Vancouver Olympics, Robert Reid on places to try the "fastest sport on ice"

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Video: Saints Super Bowl Victory Party in New Orleans

I’m not much of a football fan, but as a traveler who got hooked on the Crescent City awhile back I can’t get enough of this video. From the music to the Magazine St. bars to the Mardi Gras-bead-wearing beat cops, it’s all NOLA.

(Via Ta-Nehisi Coates)


Video You Must See: Clouds on Table Mountain

Video You Must See: Clouds on Table Mountain Photo by Frames-of-Mind via Flickr (Creative Commons)

A time-lapse visit to the ethereal Cape Town landmark

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76-Second Travel Show: Black History Month in Bed-Stuy

Robert Reid heads to the historic Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant

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Video You Must See: Urban Drift

A dreamy stop-motion tour through New York, London and beyond

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76-Second Travel Show: What Makes a Dream Beach?

Robert Reid goes to the beach, and learns that grains of sand are serious travelers too

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Tags: Beaches, Video

Video: ‘Please Arrive Three Days Prior to Your Flight’

A message from Transport Canada:

(Via @Gadling)


Video You Must See: Ice, Water and Steam in Iceland


76-Second Travel Show: A Valentine for Cold-Weather Travel

Robert Reid sends his love a few weeks early, with help from "cold expert" Eva Holland

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