Category Archives: Landscape

Culinary Landscapes: Growing Lemons On The Amalfi Coast, Italy (Video)

For centuries, lemons have been grown on Italy’s Amalfi Coast, where they thrived on the mountainous terrain and became a key ingredient in the culinary landscape. Correspondent Seth Doane visits the Aceto family, which has been farming lemons for seven generations, and learns about the challenges and rewards of growing the sensorially-delightful fruit.

Aerial Views: ‘Lazio Region – Central Italy’ (4K Video)

Lazio is a central Italian region bordering the Tyrrhenian Sea. Its principal city, Rome, is Italy’s capital and was at the heart of the ancient Roman Empire. Its iconic ruins include the Coliseum, an amphitheater that seated thousands. On the coast, the ancient port of Ostia still retains detailed mosaics and a theater. Inland are the forested Apennine Mountains, with nature reserves, lakes and stone-built villages. 

Aerial Views: ‘Laos – Cities & Landscapes’ (4K Video)

Laos is a Southeast Asian country traversed by the Mekong River and known for mountainous terrain, French colonial architecture, hill tribe settlements and Buddhist monasteries. Vientiane, the capital, is the site of the That Luang monument, where a reliquary reportedly houses the Buddha’s breastbone, plus the Patuxai war memorial and Talat Sao (Morning Market), a complex jammed with food, clothes and craft stalls.

Aerial Views: ‘Columbia – Landscapes & Waterways’

Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a country in South America with territories in North America. Colombia is bounded on the north by the Caribbean Sea, the northwest by Panama, the south by Ecuador and Peru, the east by Venezuela, the southeast by Brazil, and the west by the Pacific Ocean.

Colorado Views: ‘The Red Barn’ – Carbondale (Video)

Framed by picturesque vistas and crowned by Mt Sopris, this one-of-a-kind 37.5-acre horse property defies expectations. Nestled along old pines and Aspens, the estate features a 3-bedroom, 3.5-bath, 3400 sq. ft home, large outdoor arena, and a magnificent heated barn that you have to see to believe. Floor-to-ceiling windows wrap around the primary residence and the ample living space is perfectly designed to make the most of the captivating views.

French Views: Auvergne’s Volcanic Ensemble (Video)

Located in central #France​, the Regional Natural Park of the #Auvergne​, with its 400,000 hectares, is the largest volcanic ensemble in Europe. In July 2018, #UNESCO​ listed the Chaîne des Puys mountains range as a world heritage site. Since then, a whole population has been striving to preserve this priceless heritage. We meet the park wardens studying the minute creatures of these open spaces and the craftsmen producing enamelled lava from the dormant volcanoes.

Auvergne is a historical region in central France, and is now part of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. The mostly rural, mountainous area is popular for hiking and skiing, with vast forests and dormant volcanoes such as Puy de Dôme. An abundance of natural hot springs has spawned spa towns such as Vichy, known for its mineral water. Clermont-Ferrand is a busy university city with a stately Romanesque church, Notre-Dame du Port. 

Views: Landscapes And Cities Of ‘Portugal’ (4K)

Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. Its location on the Atlantic Ocean has influenced many aspects of its culture: salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s, when Portugal had a powerful maritime empire. 

Views: Coastal Towns Of The Mediterranean (8K)

Some of the most beautiful and charming coastal towns along the Mediterranean sea in 8K resolution. You will see towns and resorts along French Riviera, Italian Riviera, Spanish coast, Greek islands, Croatian and Montenegro coastline.

Video timeline: 0:00​-0:14​ Intro 0:15​-0:45​ Corfu island, Greece 0:46​-1:02​ Kefalonia island, Greece 1:03​-1:32​ Saint Tropez, France 1:33​-1:53​ Collioure, France 1:54​-2:38​ Cap Ferrat, France 2:39​-3:19​ Menton, France 3:20​-3:28​ Cavalaire-sur-Mer, France 3:29​-4:11​ Marseille, France 4:12​-4:24​ Principality of Monaco 4:25​-4:52​ Eze, France 4:53​-5:04​ La Turbie, France 5:05​-5:17​ Carqueiranne, France 5:18​-5:32​ Palavas les Flots, France 5:33​-6:02​ Bonifacio, Corsica island, France 6:03​-6:24​ Venice, Italy 6:25​-6:57​ Manarola, Italy 6:58​-7:07​ Vernazza, Italy 7:08​-7:16​ Riomagiore, Italy 7:17​-7:53​ Rapallo, Italy 7:54​-8:07​ Portofino, Italy 8:08​-8:34​ Amalfi Coast, Italy 8:35​-8:59​ Taormina, Sicily, Italy 9:00​-9:11​ Cadiz, Spain 9:12​-9:26​ Tossa de Mar, Spain 9:27​-9:34​ Ibiza, Spain 9:35​-9:44​ Porto Cristo, Majorca, Spain 9:45​-10:01​ Cape Palos, la Manga, Spain 10:02​-10:31​ Barcelona, Spain 10:32​-11:17​ Dubrovnik, Croatia 11:18​-11:26​ Antalya, Turkey 11:27​-12:00​ Boka Bay, Muntenegro

Cinematic Travel: The Landscapes Of Bulgaria

Bulgaria is a Balkan nation with diverse terrain encompassing Black Sea coastline, a mountainous interior and rivers, including the Danube. A cultural melting pot with Greek, Slavic, Ottoman, and Persian influences, it has a rich heritage of traditional dance, music, costumes, and crafts. At the foot of domed Vitosha mountain is its capital city, Sofia, dating to the 5th century B.C. 

Views: ‘Renegade Ranch – Telluride, Colorado’

The Telluride Renegade Ranch, offering 602± deeded acres of vacant land (which has also been surveyed into 17 – 35-acre tracts), is just 25 minutes to Telluride Regional Airport, and 30 minutes to Telluride and Telluride Ski Resort. The land is well located on the western edge of Hastings Mesa, nicely positioned off a year-round county-maintained road, and within close proximity to Highway 62. The property is comprised of a combination of aspen groves, giant ponderosa pines, rolling meadows, ponds, native grasslands, rock outcroppings, and 360-degree world-class views of surrounding mountains. The topography provides a mild gradient yet has enough transitional land to create a very private enclave. Explore the caves where Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid hid out in the mid-1880s and the remnants of historical cabins. A variety of migratory wildlife, including big game and small game species, traverse through the property.