Drones may have been invented for military use, but the tiny radio-controlled airships have come into their peaceful own as an innovative way to film travel-themed video. New websites and award competitions are spotlighting this state-of-the-art way for travellers to get a fresh look at destinations.( Lonely Planet International)
Once thought of as only military surveillance devices, drones are taking armchair travel to new heights. This site is easily searchable via a map with pins indicating where the videos were taken or by browsing a ranked list of submissions. All videos include a sound track, providing a superlative experience for armchair travel.