Vines are common in news reporting, but less so it seems in travel writing. Which is a shame, because Vines are so short readers can interact with them quickly — as they might with a still image — but because they’re video they offer a more immersive look at their subject matter. And unlike most video formats — YouTube, Instagram, etc. — Vines autoplay without sound on most sites (including this one.)

Anyway, here are some of best Vines I’ve seen lately that offer glimpses into destinations around the world

Hong Kong:

Easter Island:

Yatsugatake Mountains, Japan:

Paris:

Rome:

Somewhere that looks very cold:

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Written by Jim Dalrymple II

Editor in Chief of Tripping Over the World. Also, reporter at BuzzFeed News.

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