14 Netflix suggestions inspired by your next travel destination
Do you need something to watch while you are driving or flying? Well you've come to the right place. Below you'll find a list of shows to binge as you head on your next adventure. Plug in your device and get that popcorn ready, because these shows are juicy!
1. New York
The '90s comedy, FRIENDS, captures the fast paced Manhattan life flawlessly. This is a classic, so I'm sure you have seen what it is all about. For those of you that haven't, WATCH IT! It is the effortlessly entertaining journey of Ross, Rachel, Monica, Joey, Chandler, and Phoebe through the ups and downs of life. Also, be sure to visit 90 Bedford Street A.K.A. the iconic FRIENDS building.
That '70s Show is the epitome of small-town friendships on the verge of big change. The main characters are teenagers living in fictional Point Place, Wisconsin experiencing the pleasures and pains of adulthood. If you are flying or driving to America's dairyland anytime soon, this is the show for you to binge on your journey. Don't forget to go bar hopping!
Jane the Virgin is the tale of Jane Gloriana Villanueva, a young woman, who gets accidentally artificially inseminated during a checkup. As you can probably assume, this pregnancy comes with a load of trials and tribulation. The whirlwind of the drama takes place in sunny Miami, so be sure to soak in the heat and the interesting ups and downs that this series has to offer. Although the iconic Marbella hotel is fictional, there are lots of beach front hotels and bars to visit on your trip!
Based in Chicago, In the Dark is the story of Murphy, a blind woman whose friend was shot in an alleyway behind her apartment building. As the series progresses, she begins to unravel the truths behind his death, and despite being disabled, finds the murderer behind all of the mystery. This Windy City based show will be sure to make you shed tears, laughs and expel every possible emotion out of you. Like Murphy, you should also get a glipse of Chicago's neigborhoods to get the local experience!
Selling Sunset, a Netlfix original based in glamorous Los Angeles will add the perfect amount of drama into your life. The series follows a line up of real estate agents working at the Oppenheim Group as they navigate their often messy personal and professional lives. It is safe to say that this series will give you the perfect glimpse of the often glitzy and glamouous Beverly Hills lifestyle.
Another absolute classic, Grey's Anatomy, is centered around the personal and professional lives of 5 medical interns and their superiors. The main character and aspiring surgeon, Meredith Grey, portrays the hectic and often overwhelming Seattle lifestyle to perfection. Im just going to warn you, be prepared to binge this series, IT'S THAT GOOD!
Ozark is an American crime drama series about a married couple who relocate their family to the Ozarks for money laundering. Not only is the storyline INSANE, it is packed with action and emotions that will leave you wanting more. On your next family trip to the Ozarks, be sure to watch and jump in for a swim!
Dynasty is a series based in Atlanta that involves family wealth and rivalry. The main characters belong to two families: The Carringtons and the Colbys. They will surelyl serve you the perfect amount of tension to keep you occupied on your trip to Georgia. Be ready to be shocked!
Surrounding the infamous drug war in South America, Narcos is the epitome of Pablo Escobar and his rise in becoming one of the world's biggest drug lords. This series explores the actions taken my law enforcement as they battle in the war on drugs targeting notorious figures that have changed the trafficking landscape forever. Based in Columbia, this series will shed light upon the transformative changes of Columbian culture over time.
Money Heist, a Spanish drama series, is SURE to keep you occupied for your entire flight and that is a firm promise. See the mayhem unfold when 8 people with nothing to lose enter a bank with an ambitious plan. To help take down the Royal Mint of Spain, a criminal mastermind who goes by the name "Professor" uses his wits to pull off the greatest heist in recorded history.
Warning: put the kids to bed before watching this. Grab a glass of wine and dive into this crazy love story with an unexpected ending. 365 Days is a Warsaw based romantic drama between Massimo and Laura that will leave you drooling.
Dark Desire is a Mexican thriller drama that is a newer addition to Netflix that's sure to please. Full of twists and turns, Alma's life is turned completely upside down post spending an impulsive night with a young bachelor named Dario. Find out the rest for yourself...just be careful who you meet at bars!
Schitt's Creek is a sitcom that follows the journey of the Rose family. When they are forced to relocate from their extravagant mansion to a small town in Ontario they once purchased as a joke, the Rose family must learn to adjust to a modest lifestyle. Be ready to laugh!
Book your flights, we're off to Italy. Experience the Italian adventures with Dev and his dream of becoming a pasta chef. Set in Modena, get a first-hand look at the rich culture that will leave you with an aroma of all things Italy. Master of None will leave you begging for more!
Get a sneak peak of your next travel destination through the power of Netflix without ever leaving your couch (unless you wanted to of course). Whether or not you may be catching flights in the near future, the massive collection of shows that Netflix has to offer will keep you entertained and give you a global taste. Happy binging!