Alaska 360
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Chances are you need a midday (or end-of-day, or beginning-of-day) break. Facebook recently shared the ability to post 360-degree videos and photos with the masses and the result has been incredibly stunning (and time-consuming). We found one of these videos highlighting the Milky Way as it glitters over the snowy tundra of Alaska. Check it out—and don't forget to toggle up, down, left, and right for the full experience.

Erika Owen is the Senior Audience Engagement Editor at Travel + Leisure. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @erikaraeowen.