8 Travel Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow ASAP

Warning: Side effects include a serious case of wanderlust

Updated 08/28/17

Who we follow on Instagram is a colorful tapestry, reflective of our varied interests. For brides, that often means everything from hair and makeup to cakes and decor—and let’s not forget travel. Whether you’re planning your honeymoon or just like looking at pics of some of the most epic sites on the planet, we’ve got the inspo (AKA travel porn) you’ve been craving. From bonafide travel photographers to jet-setting bloggers to accounts dedicated to heavenly hotels around the globe, these picture-perfect Instagrammers are sure to fuel your desire to hit the road.

@muradosmann

Russian photographer Murad Osmanov (AKA Murad Osmann) made a meteoric rise to fame when his #followmeto series went viral in 2012. He continues to chronicle adventures with his wife, Nataly—most recently the Great Wall of China and Shwedagon Pagoda in Myanmar—much to the delight of his 4.6 million followers.

@taramilktea

A design/social media internship back in 2013 was the catalyst for Tara Milk Tea’s to create her account. Now the Australian-Singaporean blogger, who calls Sydney home, shares expertly curated shots of food, fashion and travel with her audience of 787 thousand followers. She spent much of the summer in Greece and the Amalfi Coast, so expect snaps of cobblestone streets and orange umbrella-clad beaches.

@travisburkephotography

Photographer Travis Burke knows a little something about capturing and sharing the beautiful sites. For the past three years he’s been exploring every corner of the country (America)—with some international excursions thrown in here and there. Follow for breathtaking images of fall foliage in Arkansas, beaches and waterfalls in Oahu and sandstone rock formations in Arizona.

@pausethemoment

Since setting off for what was supposed to be a six-month trip in 2010, Ryan Gargiulo hasn’t stopped exploring. Nowadays he calls Playa del Carmen homebase. But don’t expect him to stay there for long stretches of time...he journey to Greece in July, is currently enjoying Guadalajara and jets off to Egypt in October.

@theblondeabroad

Kiersten Rich ditched her finance job for a new gig, traveling around the globe. Luckily for us—and her 439 thousand fans—she snaps and posts plenty of pics of each jaunt. Her most recent adventures included South Africa, five-week stretch in Bali, Namibia and Kenya

@saltinourhair

Run by a travel photographers, bloggers and filmmakers, Nick and Hannah, @saltinourhair showcases the couple’s exotic exploits—from Marrakech to Indonesia. And on June 30, the pair announced they’d quit their corporate jobs to focus on the blog, Instagram and YouTube full-time, which means even more exciting adventures to come.

@ohhcouture

German-born blogger and globetrotter Leonie Hanne has amassed a massive audience thanks to her dreamy destination photos. Between the soft pastel-hues and emphasis on chic travel style—covetable doesn’t begin to describe her wardrobe—we’d be willing to guess the majority of her 1.3 million followers are female.

@beautifulhotels

@beautifulhotels collects and showcases a combination of stunning shots from bloggers and photogrs. Because it draws from so many sources, there’s no literally no location limits—everything from overwater villas in the Maldives to golden hour rooftop swims in Barcelona. Whether you’re looking for accomodation inspiration for your next romantic getaway or a few more travel Instagrammers to follow, this account delivers.

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