One of the coolest things about aerial drones is the way that they've been used in filming, flying high and quickly to capture astonishing views. In these videos, drones let us tour some of the worlds most visually striking cities from the air.

The Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Manhattan, New York City

Chicago, Illinois

San Francisco, California

London, UK

Paris, France

Florence, Italy

Dubai, UAE

Budapest, Hungary

Rome, Italy

Venice, Italy

Bonus: Christ The Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil