But finally here’s one person’s travel shots that are absolutely mesmerising. Astronaut Soichi aboard the International Space Station has been uploading his photos from space to his Twitter account for a month now. To celebrate this stellar use of Twitter, here’s a selection of our favourite images from the last month:
The Grand Canyon
Active volcano, Sakurajima, Kagoshima, Japan
Tokyo, by night
Moonrise over Australia
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