The World From Above

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  • 2010
  • 11 Seasons
  • 9.0  (221)

The World from Above is a unique continuing series of aerial programs offering an entirely different view of the world. From 10,000 feet in the sky down to just a few feet off the ground, a stabilized high def aerial camera seeks out the beautiful as well as the dramatic. Journey across the world to see nearly every place imaginable, including parts of Europe, Africa, Asia, and the United States.

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USA - Nebraska: Lincoln to Bowing Ranch
14. USA - Nebraska: Lincoln to Bowing Ranch
April 1, 2020
This journey begins at the Homestead National Monument before heading north to Lincoln and Omaha. We then travel to Fort Atkinson and head west to discover tanking on the Middle Loup River. Finally we journey to Bowing Ranch, a working cattle ranch that has remained unchanged for over a century.
USA - The Painted Desert to Las Vegas
13. USA - The Painted Desert to Las Vegas
March 25, 2020
We begin on the eastern edge of the Painted Desert in Arizona before traveling to one of the most well preserved meteor craters on earth. We then head north to one of the largest manmade lakes in the US, Lake Powell, before traveling to the Marble Canyon and Grand Canyon. Finally we go southwest to Las Vegas, the city of lights built in the middle of nowhere.
USA - Montana: Great Falls to Big Horn Canyon
12. USA - Montana: Great Falls to Big Horn Canyon
March 18, 2020
Our journey begins at Great Falls and follows the river east to the Missouri Breaks. Following the rugged and unique landscape we make our way to Makoshika State Park with its strange rock formations. We then visit the battle site of Little Bighorn before venturing to Bighorn Canyon.
USA - Massachusetts: Lexington to Springfield
11. USA - Massachusetts: Lexington to Springfield
March 11, 2020
We begin in Lexington where the first shots of the American revolution were fired, before traveling north to the textile factories of Lawrence and Lowell. Then we head west to Amherst, former home to Emily Dickinson. Then we see the Berkshires, a place known for its love of arts and architecture. Our journey ends in Springfield where George Washington created the first federal armory.
Switzerland - St. Moritz to the Matterhorn
10. Switzerland - St. Moritz to the Matterhorn
March 4, 2020
We begin at St. Moritz, one of Switzerland's most luxurious resorts, before climbing up into the Alps, witnessing beautiful glaciers and impressive mountains such as the Eiger, the Matterhorn, and Mont Blanc.
Brazil - Cabo Frio to Brasilia
9. Brazil - Cabo Frio to Brasilia
February 26, 2020
We begin at Cabo Frio, a collection of islands that are a popular summer destination. We then visit S
Germany - Frankfurt to Augustusburg Palace
8. Germany - Frankfurt to Augustusburg Palace
February 19, 2020
Our journey begins at the Moehne Dam before heading to Duisburg, our first stop in our adventure along the Rhine. We stop at Cologne Cathedral and fly over many castles, including Stolzenfels Castle. Then we visit Mannheim, a popular target for bombings during WWII. Our journey ends at the beautiful garden at Schwetzingen Palace.
England - Lincoln Cathedral to Great Coxwell Barn
7. England - Lincoln Cathedral to Great Coxwell Barn
February 12, 2020
We begin at Brodsworth Hall, one of the only complete surviving examples of a Victorian house before heading south to see the Dukeries and their vast estates. We then fly over Hardwick Hall before heading to the Southwell Cathedral. Finally we see one of England's most famous gardens, Hidcote, which took over 40 years to create.
England - Castle Acre to Blenheim Palace
6. England - Castle Acre to Blenheim Palace
February 5, 2020
We begin at Oxburgh Hall and its many cathedrals before flying west to see some of England's many medieval castles and Charlecote Park. We then head south to Oxford University, the oldest university in the English speaking world. We finally end at Bleneim Palace, the only palace not in royal hands.
England - Leeds to Rievaulx Abby
5. England - Leeds to Rievaulx Abby
January 29, 2020
Our journey begins in Leeds, which started as a small town and grew into a major industrial center. Then we travel to see the dramatic landscapes of the Goredale Scar, Malham Cove, and Swaledale. Finally we fly over Richmond Castle before heading to the Studley Royal Water Garden.
France - Neuf-Brisach Citadel to Paris
4. France - Neuf-Brisach Citadel to Paris
January 22, 2020
This journey begins in Neuf-Brisach, then travels north to Strasbourg, one of France's most historic cities. We then head west to Reims to see its magnificent cathedral before flying north to the Thiepval Memorial that honors those who fell in WWI.
South Africa - Blyde River Canyon to Kimberley
3. South Africa - Blyde River Canyon to Kimberley
January 15, 2020
Our journey begins at Blyde River Canyon, one of the largest and most impressive canyons in the world, before heading west to Sun City, a popular vacation destination. Then we travel south through Pretoria and Johannesburg before ending in Kimberley, the former diamond capital of the world.
Italy - Molfetta to Positano via Pisa
2. Italy - Molfetta to Positano via Pisa
January 8, 2020
This trip through Italy begins in Molfetta before heading southeast to see the Trullo buildings in Alberobello. We then travel to Sila National park before looping back up north to Salerno, then all the way to the Square of Miracles in Pisa.
Spain - Valladolid to Barcelona
1. Spain - Valladolid to Barcelona
January 1, 2020
We begin at Pe
Description

The World from Above is a unique continuing series of aerial programs offering an entirely different view of the world. From 10,000 feet in the sky down to just a few feet off the ground, a stabilized high def aerial camera seeks out the beautiful as well as the dramatic. Journey across the world to see nearly every place imaginable, including parts of Europe, Africa, Asia, and the United States.

The World From Above is a series that is currently running and has 11 seasons (148 episodes). The series first aired on February 20, 2010.

Where to Watch The World From Above

The World From Above is available for streaming on the MagellanTV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The World From Above on demand at Amazon Prime and Pluto TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 20, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    9.0  (221)