10 movies and TV series that will inspire your next trip

"The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (2013): A daydreamer goes global, motivating viewers to go out of their comfort zones.

"Eat Pray Love" (2010): Based on Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir, this film explores self-discovery throughout Italy, India, and Bali.

"Into the Wild" (2007): A true story of a young man who leaves his stuff and explores the American wilderness inspires adventure.

In "The Beach" (2000), Leonardo DiCaprio stars in a film about a hidden paradise in Thailand and the darker side of tourism.

"Wild" (2014): Based on Cheryl Strayed's memoir, this film depicts her solitary Pacific Crest Trail journey to heal from personal issues.

"Game of Thrones" (2011–2019): The gorgeous places, such Croatia, Iceland, and Northern Ireland, can inspire real-world travel.

"Outlander" (2014–present): This Scottish historical drama beautifully depicts the country's landscapes, castles, and history.

"The Crown" (2016–present): Discover the British monarchy's history and be motivated to visit Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, and more.

"Narcos" (2015–2017): The series explores Colombia's drug trafficking and culture.

"The Amazing Race" (2001–present): Watch participants travel around the world and discover different countries' beauty and diversity for inspiration.

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