30 Aerial Photos That’ll Make You Feel Differently About The World

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You can see a same place a thousand times, though you’ve never unequivocally seen it until we see it from high above. Looking down from a clouds on a universe subsequent has a bizarre and surpassing outcome on people, and provides a improved viewpoint of a plcae that we competence not get to see otherwise. Yet with so many places in a universe to visit, there’s tiny possibility you’ll have a event to see them all from a sky.

Until now.

By checking out a Daily Overview Instagram, that facilities aerial photos of a many engaging places on a planet, we can see a universe while in your PJs. Take a demeanour during a marvels subsequent and prepared to transport around a world!


1. Bourtange, Netherlands

Today we are doing a feed takeover for @theworldpost with a preference of Overviews from around a globe, including this one of Bourtange. This Dutch “star fort” was built in 1593 during a Eighty Years’ War when William we of Orange wanted to control a usually highway between Germany and a city of Groningen. Star forts were assembled in a demeanour we see here so that an conflict on any of a 5 walls could be aggressively counteracted from a dual adjacent star points.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 9, 2015 during 7:25am PDT


2. Venice, Italy

Venice, Italy is situated on 118 tiny islands that are distant by canals and related by bridges. With waves waters approaching to arise to hazardous levels in a entrance decades, a city has assembled 78 hulk steel gates opposite a 3 inlets by that H2O from a Adriatic could swell into Venice’s lagoon. The panels – that import 300-tons and are 92ft far-reaching and 65ft high – are bound to vast petrify bases dug into a seabed.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 10, 2015 during 2:17pm PDT


3. Jakarta, Indonesia

Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, Indonesia is a 9th busiest airfield in a world, portion approximately 57.8 million passengers any year. The boarding pavilions are examples of classical Indonesian settlement with roofs built in a Javanese stepped-roof style.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 5, 2015 during 10:07am PDT


4. Mexico City, Mexico

Radiating streets approximate a Plaza Del Ejecutivo in a Venustiano Carranza district of Mexico City, Mexico.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 4, 2015 during 9:47am PDT


5. Antwerp, Belgium

Automobiles and semi-trailer trucks are unloaded and shipped during a Port of Antwerp in Belgium. In 2014, a trickery changed scarcely 1.2 million vehicles.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 3, 2015 during 9:54am PDT


6. Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ferrari World is an entertainment park located on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Covering 86,000 block meters, it claims to be a world’s largest indoor thesis park and contains “Formula Rossa” – a world’s fastest drum coaster.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Jun 1, 2015 during 11:38am PDT


7. Palmyra, Syria

In a past week, fighters from a Islamic State seized a ancient oasis city of Palmyra, Syria. Located during a crossroads of ancient Greek, Roman, Persian, and Islamic cultures, a city contains some of a world’s oldest famous antiquities and ruins. The legendary amphitheater and a Temple of Bel seen in this Overview were finished as distant behind as 32 AD. ISIS despises antiquity given it represents culture that predates Islam and experts envision that they will vandalize and destroy these ancient ruins.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 26, 2015 during 1:04pm PDT


8. Normandy, France

The Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial – located in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France – honors American infantry who died in Europe during World War II. More than 9,300 soldiers are buried in a cemetery. Today is Memorial Day in a United States, a holiday distinguished each year on a final Monday of May to remember a group and women who died while portion in a country’s armed forces.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 25, 2015 during 1:45pm PDT


9. Brawley, California

Another shot from a archive: The Spreckles Beet Sugar Factory is located in Brawley, California, USA. After machines remove sugarine from sugarbeet roots, a leftover (and colorful) beet pap is dusty on a vast paved area subsequent to a factory. The pap is afterwards used a vital part in dairy feed.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 24, 2015 during 12:32pm PDT


10. Victorville, California

The Southern California Logistics Airport in Victorville, California, is a vast transitory heart for blurb aircraft. The facility’s boneyard, graphic here, contains some-more than 150 late planes.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 21, 2015 during 12:00pm PDT


11. ISS

Astronauts aboard a International Space Station prisoner this sketch of southern Scandinavia on Apr 3, 2015. In a shot we can see a immature halo to a north, a dark of a Baltic Sea (lower right), and clouds and sleet in Norway bright by a full Moon (top right). Image pleasantness of @nasa.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 17, 2015 during 3:20pm PDT


12. Brasília, Brazil

The Juscelino Kubitschek Bridge is a steel and petrify structure that crosses Lake Paranoá in Brasília, Brazil. The categorical camber has 4 ancillary pillars submerged underwater, while a rug weight is upheld by 3 200-foot-tall (61 m) asymmetrical steel arches that crisscross diagonally over a bridge.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 15, 2015 during 9:06am PDT


13. Anchorage, Alaska

The Lake Hood Seaplane Base, prisoner here during a frozen-over winter, is located in Anchorage, Alaska, USA. Handling an normal of 190 flights per day, a trickery is a world’s busiest airfield for seaplanes.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 13, 2015 during 8:42am PDT


14. Thomson, Illinois

Thomson Correctional Center is limit confidence jail located in Thomson, Illinois, USA. The trickery has a ability of 1,600 prisoners that are hold within 8 cellhouses, surrounded by a 15-foot, 7000 volt electric blockade and an additional 12-foot blockade lonesome with razor wire.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 7, 2015 during 9:13am PDT


15. Brasília, Brasil

Today we’ve combined 7 new pieces to a Printshop, including this Overview of a civic devise of Brasilia. The city was founded on Apr 21, 1960 in sequence to pierce a collateral from Rio de Janeiro to a some-more executive plcae within Brazil. The settlement – imitative an aeroplane from above – was grown by Lúcio Costa and prominently facilities a modernist buildings of a distinguished designer Oscar Niemeyer during a center. To see what else we’ve combined to a Printshop, click a integrate in a profile.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on May 1, 2015 during 8:33am PDT


16. Ensenada, Chile

The Calbuco Volcano in southern Chile is spewing charcoal again today, following dual vast eruptions final week. Chilean authorities settled that a initial eruptions expelled approximately 210 million cubic meters of charcoal into a air. Striking infrared satellite images taken in new days uncover a city of Ensenada, located during a formed on a volcano, lonesome in a thick covering of gray dust.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 29, 2015 during 8:09am PDT


17. Lagos, Nigeria

Makoko is a floating encampment in Lagos, Nigeria. Residents, approximately 85,000 in total, use wooden canoes to navigate a slight canals and pierce about a neighborhood. In new years, there has been good brawl over this area as a supervision has attempted to explode homes to concede for a construction of some-more valuable, waterfront genuine estate.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 28, 2015 during 7:02am PDT


18. Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Chains of bungalows extend over a H2O during a Four Seasons Resort in Bora Bora, French Polynesia. In further to a bungalows and beachfront villas, a formidable is also home to a Ruahatu Lagoon Sanctuary – a investigate trickery with some-more than 100 class of sea life. We wish we all have a relaxing, pleasant weekend!

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 24, 2015 during 11:10am PDT


19. Albany, New York

Selkirk Yard is a burden tyrannise yard located 8 miles south of Albany, New York that serves as a gateway to points easterly of a Hudson River, including New York City. Using computerized controls, a yard can routine some-more than 3,200 cars per day.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 19, 2015 during 3:00pm PDT


20. Barcelona, Spain

Plaça de Tetuan is a vital block located in a Eixample district of Barcelona, Spain. The area characterized by a despotic grid pattern, octagonal intersections, and apartments with village courtyards.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 20, 2015 during 12:29pm PDT


21. Copenhagen, Denmark

Brøndby Haveby is an compared village located only outward of Copenhagen, Denmark. Houses with vast front yards are centered around cul-de-sacs, providing civic dwellers a event to live outward a city and grow tiny keep or hobby crops during a summer months.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 14, 2015 during 8:08am PDT


22. Port Grimaud, France

Port Grimaud is a strand city located on a French Riviera by a Gulf of Saint Tropez. The growth consists of French “Fisherman” character houses built on channels in a Venetian manner. Tag someone you’d like to transport with this weekend!

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 10, 2015 during 11:33am PDT


24. Washington, D.C.

The United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. is a chair a country’s Congress and a legislative bend of a sovereign government. The Capitol Dome, that is now enclosed in scaffolding (until 2017), has undergone countless expansions and restorations given it was initial combined to a building in 1855. The sum weight of a architecture is 14.1 million pounds.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Apr 2, 2015 during 8:47am PDT


25. Chicago, Illinois

Because Chicago Midway International Airport is surrounded by residential areas and other buildings, runways are shorter for landings and longer for takeoffs in sequence to yield correct barrier clearance.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Mar 29, 2015 during 3:11pm PDT


27. NYC

New York City’s Central Park spans 843 acres. That’s 6% of a island of Manhattan. Happy Friday from NYC!

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Mar 27, 2015 during 12:29pm PDT


28. Los Caracoles Pass, Chile

Los Caracoles Pass, translated as “Snails Pass,” is located in a remote territory of a Andes Mountains on a Chilean side of a limit with Argentina. The rambling highway climbs to an betterment of 10,419 feet, has no roadside reserve barriers, and is busy by vast trucks.

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Mar 24, 2015 during 6:31am PDT


29. La Terminal de Autobuses de Pasajeros de Oriente, Mexico

The Terminal de Autobuses de Pasajeros de Oriente, improved famous as TAPO, is a vital train depot in Mexico City, Mexico. The dome-covered structure accommodates some-more than 10,000 passengers per day roving to fourteen states via a country. PS – This weekend we are doing a feed takeover for a friends, @artsetters. Check out their page over a entrance days for a uninformed demeanour during some of a favorite Overviews!

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Mar 20, 2015 during 12:21pm PDT


30. Laboulaye, Argentina

A guitar-shaped timberland – some-more than one kilometer in length – is manifest outward a city of Laboulaye, Argentina. For years, a integrate by a name of Pedro Ureta and Graciela Yraizoz discussed a thought of formulating such a design. However, when Graciela unexpected upheld away, Pedro and their 4 children planted 7,000 cypress (the physique of a instrument) and eucalyptus (the strings) trees in her honor. The guitar was her favorite instrument. Carpe diem and tab a crony to pass on this implausible story!

A print posted by Daily Overview (@dailyoverview) on Feb 25, 2015 during 8:02am PST

Seeing all this creates me wish to travel. What about you? Are we prepared to get out there and revisit some of these places?