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10/30/2014 09:27 am ET Updated Oct 31, 2014

17 Of The Best Views From The Window Seat

The beverage cart is majestic and all, by why sit in the aisle when you could basically watch an IMAX nature film from the window seat?

We asked travelers for their all-time favorite views from the airplane window, and the resulting images are nothing short of stunning.

Take a look -- and never book the aisle again.

@joannmcpike via Instagram

A photo posted by @misseswray on

@misseswray via Instagram

Hello Miami! ☀️🌴 #mywindowseat #huffpostgram

A photo posted by Jennifer (@jentemple) on

@jentemple via Instagram

#seeyaaustralia 💙💚😍

A photo posted by Rajveer Johal (@rajveerjohal) on

@rajveerjohal via Instagram

Up and over #matterhorn #westrive @hijack @noahdevereux @bransonsam @natalie_imbruglia #lifeisneverboring

A photo posted by Joann McPike (@joannmcpike) on

@joannmcpike via Instagram

A photo posted by made in 🇬🇧 (@ronniek1) on

@ronniek1 via Instagram

A photo posted by Dub Sonata (@dubsonata) on

@dubsonata via Instagram
@csollmann_photography via Instagram
@debbzie_leksono via Instagram

#Doon - Thou shall be missed! #valley #home #untilnexttime

A photo posted by Shruti Pangtey (@bohopoop) on

@bohopoop via Instagram

The view from #mywindowseat #california #clouds #skyviewers #sky #postcardsfromtheedgeofamerica

A photo posted by Steven Perilloux (@stevenperilloux_) on

@stevenperilloux_ via Instagram

#canyon #river #southwest #canyons #rocks #rivers #aerial

A photo posted by Jeffrey Goodman (@jeffgoodman1) on

@jeffgoodman1 via Instagram
@mrvalography via Instagram
@yaaaaasmeeeeen via Instagram

#view from my flight to #Lasvegas #mountains #windowview #windowseat #plane #flying #southwest #grandcanyon

A photo posted by Melanie DiLorenzo (@melaniejodrums) on

@melaniejodrums via Instagram
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