Aerial Photos From Around the World

What does Venice or Bern look like to a pilot or a bird? Aerial photos offer a new perspective, another way to see the world around us. How about Niagara Falls from the air?  Imagine the Tulip Fields of The Netherlands as if you are a sea gull, gliding in from the ocean waves 120 feet above the ground.



European Cities

Venice Italy, the city of canals, bridges, and romantic boat rides.

Aerial Photo of Venice Italy

Bern Switzerland, home of the National Parliament, located on the Swiss Plateau.

Aerial Photo of Bern Switzerland

Paris France, the country's capital, steeped in history, on the Seine River.

Aerial Photo of Paris France

Vatican City, Rome, Italy, home of St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.

Vatican City Aerial Photo

Moscow Russia, historical, cultural, and scientific center of the country.

Aerial Photo of Moscow Russia

Dubrovnik Croatia, popular Mediterranean vacation spot.

Aerial Photo of Dubrovnik

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, the largest city on the Mediterranean Sea.

Aerial Photo of Barcelona Spain

Amsterdam The Netherlands, land of coffee shops and canals.

Aerial View of Amsterdam in the Netherlands

Athens Greece, ancient powerhouse and one of the oldest cities in the world.

Athens Greece Aerial Photo



North American Cities

Vancouver British Columbia, the Hollywood of Canada.  Sun and skiing the same day.

Vancouver British Columbia Aerial Photo

Seattle Washington, home of Boeing® Airplanes and Starbucks® Coffee.

Aerial Photo of Seattle Washington

Chicago Illinois, "The Windy City", home of the 1st Ferris Wheel, now at Navy Pier.

Aerial Photo of Chicago Illinois

Central Park NYC, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.

Aerial Photo of Central Park NYC

Asia, and the Middle and Far East

Terraced Rice Field in China, some over 100, or even 1000 years old.

China Terraced Rice Field Aerial Photo

Shanghai China, with the largest city proper population in the world.

Shanghai China Aerial Photo

Bac Son Valley Vietnam.  Valley, mountains, rice, sweet potatoes, and corn.

Bac Son Valley Vietnam Aerial Photo

Dubai UAE, Palm Jumeirah and The World Islands.

Aerial Photo of Dubai

Marina Bay in Dubai, skyscrapers meet the sea.

Aerial photograph of Marina Bay Dubai

Male Maldives, the King's Island, of the Royal Maldive dynasties.

Male Maldives Aerial Photo

Central and South America

Mexico City Mexico, the oldest capital city in the Americas.

Mexico City MX Aerial View

Rio de Janeiro Brazil, host of the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Aerial Photo of Rio de Janeiro Brazil

Natural and Planned Wonders in Nature

Pomeria Lake Poland, of glacial origin.

Aerial Photo fo Pomeria Lake Poland

Longleat England Maze, with more than 16,000 English Yews.

Longleat Englage Aerial Photo

Tulip Fields in The Netherlands, from a birds-eye-view.

Tuplip Fields Aerial Photo

Niagara Falls = Horseshoe Falls + The American Falls + Bridal Veil Falls.

Nigara Falls Aerial Photo

Africa

Egyptian Pyramids at Giza, Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaura.

Aerial View of the Egyptian Pyramids at Giza

Cape Town South Africa, with the only tobogganing track in Africa.

Aerial Photo of Cape Town SA

Your Pilot

Yes, This is your pilot.  You're sitting back in your seat, looking at all the awesome views out your window. After visiting Barcelona, Bern, and Dubrovnik, your head is filled with beautiful aerial photo views of the world.

But wait, this is more like that old episode of the Twilight Zone. Bob Wilson, paranoid, seeing a creature on the wing of his aircraft, taking the airplane apart. Are you now living your own "Nightmare at 20,000 feet"? No. No!

Skydiving Airplane Pilot


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