Discover top The Best of the Balkans by Drone

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Montenegro - the land of beauty

HikeTheWorld

Drone Video of the Week winner HikeTheWorld spent a month in Montenegro with a drone.  He was able to capture aerial footage of the country's most scenic spots, including Lake Piva, Durmitor National Park, Tara River Canyon, Prokletije National Park, Lake Skadar, Rijeka Crnojevica, Budva, and the Bay of Kotor.  Watching it, you will see why this country has become a top tourist destination in southeastern Europe. 

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Slovenia

pava

Drone pilot Pava captures the rugged mountains and lakes of Slovenia in this video using a DJI Inspire 1 and timelapse editing.  The stunning beauty of this country which was formerly part of the Yugoslavia confederation is revealed from a bird's eye view, including stunning aerial shots of the glacial Lake Bled and its prominent island, and the 11th-century Bled Castle which overlooks the lake from a steep cliff.

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Dubrovnik - King's Landing

iDrone Aerials

Avid traveler and contributor iDrone Aerials, gives us a cinematic HD view of the magnificent Croatian seaport city of Dubrovnik on the Adriatic Sea, which dates to the 11th century.  This marvelously well preserved city, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site, has been made famous in recent years because after it was chosen as a filming location known as King's Landing in HBO's hit show "Game of Thrones."

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Meteora Flight

rickrayfilms

Meteora is a spectacular rock formation in the Thessaly region of central Greece.  These immense, unusually shaped stone pillars represent a geology which is basically unique.  In the 13th or 14th century, monasteries began being built in the region, and six Eastern Orthodox monasteries are in Meteora today. Contributor Rickrayfilms treats us to a spectacular aerial tour of the area, a UNESCO World Heritage site.  

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Split & Zadar | Croatia | 4K Drone Video

hamza_mujtaba

The two most important cities in Croatia's Dalmatian Coast region are are Zadar and the somewhat larger town of Split.  Both feature stunning beaches, Roman and Venetian ruins, and architecture spanning centuries.  Top contributor Hamza Mujtba was nominated for the 2017 AirVuz Drone Video Awards in the Cities category for this amazing aerial video featuring these two beautiful cities on the Adriatic Sea. 

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Mostar. Bosnia and Herzegovina.

AlexAvsharov

An important administrative center of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mostar is perhaps best known for its bridge over the Neretva River, one of the most recognizable historical sights in Eastern Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage site.  Alex Avsharov uses his DJI Mavic Air drone to give us a breathtaking aerial view of the iconic and well preerved ancient city, which was part of Yugoslavia for much of the 20th century.   

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This is Romania

The Brothers M

Romania is home to some of the most spectacular natural and man-made scenery in all of Europe.  Top contributor Brothers M treats us to a stunning aerial tour of this Eastern European land, much of which is covered in mountains.  The video begins with an epic shot descending through clouds, and features aerial footage of the Carpathian Mountains, the Black Sea, Heroes' Cross on Caraiman Peak, wind farms, and more.    

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Epic Bulgaria 2 - Submerged Church "St. Ivan Rilski" in 4K

Blagoy Momchilov

Drone pilot Blagoy Mamchilov uses his DJI drone to create this spectacular video of the St. Ivan Rilski church in Central Bulgaria.  Located in the town of Zapalnya, the area around the church was flooded to make way for the Jrebchevo hydroelectric project in the 1960's.  Now sitting in the dam's reservoir, the partially submerged church makes for an amazing aerial view as you'll see from the video! 

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Parthenon, Acropolis, Athens, Greece

The capital and most important city of Greece is Athens, and the center of Athens is the Parthenon, the ancient Greek temple built atop the Acropolis (or citadel) in the center of the city. Contributor georgelek1966@hotmail flew his drone over this important UNESCO World Heritage cultural site, which was constructed in 447 BC and dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena.

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