15 Travel Accounts You Should Follow On Instagram
Traveling is a great. Often times people wish they could bring all of their friends and family with them on trips abroad, but that isn’t visible in many cases. Taking pictures and video, and then emailing them to people back at home is a way to share your experiences with the ones closest to you. Some avid travelers like to share their experiences with any and everyone. Social media apps like Instagram make that possible. There are millions of people on Instagram and finding the most interesting people can be a task. Allow us to help. If travelling is you thing, than here are 15 travel accounts you should follow on Instagram.
@youngadventuress The @youngadventuress Instagram account is owned and monitored by a young traveler named Liz. She is an American but calls New Zealand home these days. New Zealand is the focus of her Instagram and her post are vibrant. She never seems to post a bad photo as she explores the incredible outdoors of New Zealand. If you are interested in visiting New Zealand any time soon, follow her account.
@uncornered_market The Uncornered Market Instagram account is ran by Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott. They have been on the road for almost 15 years starting in 2001. Their Instagram account tells their story well. The photo are captured with a professional eye and show hidden alley and walk ways in countries like Haiti and Bosnia. Follow along as they continue their journey around the globe.
@Bloggeries Rob describes himself as “a gregarious gent who travels, blogs, and vlogs” in his bio. He wasn’t lying. Rob’s Instagram is full pictures of beaches, forest, and mountains in different parts of the world. He is an experienced traveler who adds a spark of life to the time lines of all of his followers. His Instagram is linked to his blog, Stop Having a Boring Life, and shows him always enjoying life to the fullest.
@theblondeabroad If you are into pretty girls who travel the world you should definitely follow Kiersten. On Instagram she is known as @theblondeabroad. Kristen is always somewhere amazing doing something amazing. Whether it is a festival, a faraway beach, or on an impromptu adventure her photos do nothing but inspire. Her fashion, festivals, and photography will make you want to get up and travel the world.
@theplanetd Dave and Deb have traveled to more than 100 countries and all 7 continents. A very adventurous couple, Dave and Deb have won awards for their wildlife photos that they post on their Instagram account @theplanetd. They are great at introducing new places that might be off your travel radar.
@legalnomads Jodi Ettenberg is a former lawyer who traded in her business suits and briefcase for a bib and eating utensils. Jodi travels the world trying new and unique foods, but that’s not all here Instagram shows. She has plenty of pictures of animals and and mysterious insects. This account is great for those who enjoy food and traveling.
@pausethemoment To see some really cool travel photos follow @pausethemoment. It’s the perfect name for the account that has many action shot taken in places all over the world. The account owner, Ryan won’t stop posting amazing photos and that is fine with us. You will never see him anywhere there is snow. All of his pictures are have sunshine and blue skies. It’s summer all year round for Ryan.
@expertvagabond A vagabond is a person who wanders from place to place without a home or job. Matthew Karsten is an expert at being a vagabond, hence his Instagram name. The only thing Matt does is travel the world and go on adventures. He is probably the most adventurous guy on Instagram. Whether he is eating bizarre and exotic food, swimming with sharks, or scaling a giant rock formation, it is all documented on his Instagram.
@leeabbamonte Lee Abbamonte is an interesting guy. He has been to every country in the world and is the youngest American to do so. That fact makes him a person that you would like to talk to. His expertise on traveling can be found on his website, at his speaking engagements and on various television programs. To see his adventures and the places he has been, visit his Instagram.
@thepointsguy Brian Kelly is @thepointsguy on Instagram. On credit card commercials they always talk about getting points for using the card and getting different rewards. Brian takes advantage of that and flies anywhere in the world for almost no cost, only using frequent flyer miles and credit card points. His Instagram shows where he has been and you never know where he will end up next.
@airbnb If you are a frequent traveler and Instagram user, than you may already follow @airbnb. It isn’t like any of the previous mentioned travel accounts. It shares different places to stay in foreign lands, instead of booking rooms in a hotel chain like the Holiday Inn and the Marriott. The places shown on this account offer a different more home like experience for the traveler. If you are looking for something like that on your next trip abroad. @airbnb can help.
@davidsbeenhere David Hoffman has been to 63 countries so far. As a CTO of a global realty company that is expected. Davis is always on the move and traveling the globe. From Europe to Asia, the Caribbean, Africa and more, all of his travel experiences can be found on Instagram. Follow along to see where he goes next.
@michaelturtle They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Michael Turtle has an Instagram account worth a billion words. A travel blogger, each one of Michael’s photos tell a story. His recent Instagram picture are from his trip to Thailand where he got a few snaps of people shopping in the market and at a temple.
@afarmedia AFAR Media is not operated by or an account of a single persons travels, but is a collection of stunning photos from around the world from different people. AFAR will introduce you to new places and show you new perspectives the eyes and camera lens of others. Secluded roads, street art, food, and animals are some of the thing you will see on this account. If you are a traveler submit a photo to contribute by tagging your post with #traveldeeper.
@travelnoire Is another account that is a community of world travelers that share their experiences through pictures. Travel Noire is a digital platform that focuses on the travels of African-Americans. Not only is their Instagram gaining a mass following, with 86,000 followers and growing, they also have over 100 people contributing to their blog. There you can learn how to find cheap flights, hot spots in different countries, and when it is best to travel to certain foreign lands.