The Dubai Fountain

Dubai at Night

featuring the Righteous Brothers and Etta James
The Dubai Fountain

A successful port city with a history as a trade center, Dubai on the south edge of the Persian Gulf is one of the world’s fastest-growing cities and has become one of the world’s leading tourist destinations. Significant foreign investment … Continue reading


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San Francisco (Golden Gate Bridge)

featuring Nestor Torres' "Treasures of the Heart"
Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge is instantly recognizable and a symbol of the entire city. Almost as famous (and seen in the foreground of this video) is the frequent ocean fog that blankets the city and the bridge. San Francisco … Continue reading


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Washington, D.C. Cherry Blossoms

featuring Mindi Abair's "Far Away"
Washington, D.C. Cherry Blossoms

Just as cherry trees feature in the traditional stories of George Washington, they have become a tradition in the capital that bears his name. In 1912, the mayor of Tokyo gifted 3,000 flowering cherry trees to the city of Washington, … Continue reading


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London (Palace and Cathedral)

featuring Bob Mamet's "Signs of Life"
Palace of Westminster, London

London is an undisputed global city. Its historical significance and broad influence might only be challenged by Rome, and its importance in modern times only rivaled by New York. This eScapes video features London’s most famous landmark– the Palace of … Continue reading


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Shanghai, China (Huangpu River)

featuring Bob James' "Angela with Purple Bamboo"
Boat down Huanpu River, Shanghai, China

This brilliant look at the Huangpu Riverfront in Shanghai, China demonstrates why the city has become the premier economic and cultural center in mainland China. Here, two sides of Shanghai come together. The Bund– a mile-long riverfront filled with mostly … Continue reading


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