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If your trip will include Videos, be sure to browse through all the Videos articles below. We at The Cheap Route have already done a lot of first hand research about Videos, we've been there done that when it comes to Videos, continue reading to gain first hand insight. Our goal is to to provide the hard to find information and photos about Videos.

Amazing Timelapse Video Of The Himalayas

Thursday, December 8, 2011
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Annapurna, Nepal
Annapurna Circuit in the Nepali Himalayas

I just stumbled upon this amazing timelapse video of the Himalayas in Nepal. Some cool shots demonstrating how quickly the weather can change, and an overall high quality video worth checking out. Filmed on the Annapurna Circuit and Tilicho Lake in Nepal.

Cool Video of the World’s Fastest Human Base Jumping in Norway

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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Man Flying in a Squirrel Suit
Espen Fadnes flying down a mountain wearing a squirrel suit in Norway

A cool video of a guy base jumping in Norway. They have all sorts of cameras strapped to him and setup around the area of the jump, as well as microphones so you get the full experience. He's also wearing a squirrel suit which allows him to control how fast and where he goes. The video runs through the jump from planning to execution and review, very cool if you're into skydiving, base jumping, or extreme sports in general.

Cool Afghanistan Video

Friday, December 2, 2011
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Cherry Trees In Afghanistan
A boy running through the cherry trees in Afghanistan

My friend sent me a link to this really cool Afghanistan video focusing on day to day life in the war torn country. I hate it when media ruins public perception of a country, and while I have yet to visit Afghanistan, I'm confident real life for most of the 34 million people living there is closer to what we see in this video. It's really well done, HD full screen this bad boy and have a look.

Cool Iceland Video

Sunday, November 27, 2011
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Crashed Plane Iceland
The shell of a crashed plane in Iceland

Found this Iceland video of the Midnight Suns recently and thought it was really cool. It's a bunch of small time lapse shots around Iceland during the summer when the sun barely goes down at all. Iceland has some gorgeous scenery, and the video is really well done.

Cool Time Lapse View of Earth From Space

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
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View of Earth From Outer Space
A screen cap from the video showing Planet Earth from outer space

A time lapse video taken by Expedition 28 & 29 from the International Space Station during the months of August to October, 2011. You can clearly see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) as the station crosses over the top of the Earth. Because of the Earths constant rotation things look a bit different than we're used to on the map, it's tough to make out what countries you're looking at (when the clouds aren't hiding the ground), but I was able to identify a few regions. The person who posted this video claims they didn't do anything to edit colors or anything similar, it's strange to see the atmosphere so clearly visible, very cool.

The Best Everest Videos Collection

Monday, November 14, 2011
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Everest Himalaya Region
A view of Everest and the surrounding Himalayas

There are a lot of videos out there both climber made and commercial of Everest, Everest Base Camp, and the entire Himalaya Region. I spent a lot of time searching online and these were the highlights I came up with. Sadly there has been a lot of tragedy on the mountain over the years, so some of the videos are quite sad, but there is also some amazing scenery, interesting facts, and heart warming stories portrayed in these videos. If you know of other good Everest videos please post links in the comments and I'll add them to the collection.

The Northern Lights In Finland

Thursday, November 3, 2011
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Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis)
The northern lights as seen in Lapland, Finland

The Northern Lights have been on my list for a long time. I originally had them down as a Canada thing, but recently a friend of mine (from Finland) showed me this video of the Northern Lights filmed earlier this year in Lapland, Finland. It's an amazing video of an amazing phenomenon, so I figured I'd share it here.

Cool Paris Videos

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
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Paris
Looking down the street of Paris on a cloudy afternoon

I came upon a website the other day which had some really cool videos, a couple of which took place in Paris. I thought they were worth posting here, and decided to look for more. Turns out there are a lot of really cool videos of Paris. Below are a handful of the best I found around the web, if you have any more please post links in the comments.

Cool STA Travel Commercials – Move, Learn, Eat

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Move STA Travel Commercial
A screen cap from the "Move" STA travel video

Just discovered these videos. I don't normally post random youtube videos, but I found these really cool, hopefully you like them too.

Electric Daisy Carnival 2011 Las Vegas Sunday Firework Show During ATB

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
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