A famous author and TV personality late Anthony Bourdain once said that “Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.” Well, if you have been waiting for the right time to travel and are not able to take a break from your daily routine, then don’t miss out on these inspiring movies, which will make you pack your bags immediately.
Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Two female friends, Vicky and Cristina, on a summer holiday have an illicit affair with a handsome painter named Juan Antonio. Their life took turn when his ex-wife Maria Elena re-entered his life.
The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
This story is based on a life of a student who went on a motorcycle road trip across South America with his another friend.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
A man with a boring life dreams up romantic and action-filled scenarios in order to escape from monotony. When his own job is threatened, he sets out on a real romantic and action-packed global journey.
A recently divorced woman decides to have a fresh start in her life. She decides hiking along the 1100 mile-long Pacific Crest Trail. She begins to discover herself as she goes along her trek.
The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Three brothers set out on a train journey across India after the death of their father, in an attempt to rediscover their lost bond. The experiences there transformed their life completely.
A story of a woman who satisfies her craving for solitude by embarking on a solo trip across the desert from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean. She accompanied only by her faithful dog and four camels.
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)
The story of three friends who take a vacation in Spain before one of their friends’ marriage. The trip turns into an opportunity to mend fences, heal wounds, fall in love with life and combat their worst fears.
The Way Back (2010)
An army officer, sentenced to 20 years in a Siberian Gulag, makes a successful escape with a few other inmates. The interesting part of the film is they traveled 4,000 miles on foot before they can reclaim their freedom.
Into The Wild (2007)
A young graduate decides to renounce all his possessions and hitchhike across America. His journey changes him as a person.
Rani, a 24-year-old homely girl, decides to go on her honeymoon in Europe alone when her fiance calls off their wedding. She doesn’t let her honeymoon tickets go waste and decides to take the trip solo and this experience changes her life forever. She discovers her own identity and learns that you don’t necessarily need a partner to have fun in your life.