One of the most wonderful things about living in this day and age is that we get to savour nature’s ancient beauty as well as our ever-evolving metropolises. As we rush through the 21st century, fixed between past and future, remember to pause and take a look around you. No matter where you are you’ll find beauty — be it a shimmering city, a charmed old town or a vibrant, untouched landscape. You can start with this video. Featuring a series of serene aerial views of cities, valleys and everything in between, it’s a one-minute reminder to be still and take in everything our world has to offer.