A perfect four-minute escape: glide through cities and landscapes across Asia in this video travel diary from the creative team at Factoria. Simply pointing their cameras out the window and editing the footage in an ultra-wide-screen 21:9 ratio, Rubén Sánchez and Cristina Fernandez create an immersive experience that's the next best thing to buying your own train ticket. Make sure to watch it full screen with the music -- Mongol Nutag by Sedaa.

For more from Factoria, visit http://www.factoria.me/.

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