9 amazing Instagram travel accounts to follow

From time to time we all need a little travel inspiration, and Instagram is the go-to place. Whether it’s a breathtaking cityscape or a far-flung, exotic, picture perfect location, #wanderlust is everywhere. We’ve pulled together the top 9 Instagram travel accounts you need to follow to help plan your next adventure.

The Experts

Lonely Planet

The authority on travel for over 40 years, it’s no surprise Lonely Planet have over one million followers on Instagram. The photos are captured by their staff and various authors on the road.

Visit Britain

Not to be confused with the tourism board, ‘@instabritain’ is run by ‘a group of travel and social media enthusiasts’ and showcases the most beautiful places in Britain.

Skyscanner

Where better to seek inspiration than from the ‘World’s travel search engine’. If you’ve got your own travel picture gems you can tag #letsgoeverywhere for a chance to be featured.

Pink seas and cerulean skies? Yes, please. 📷: @bruisedpassports via #letsgoeverywhere

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The Luxury Bloggers

The Blonde Abroad

Kiersten is a Californian girl who left her career in corporate finance to travel the world. Her Instagram account covers off over 50 countries and makes us want to add some destinations to our bucket list.

The Londoner

@RosieLondoner is perfect for those looking to travel in style. You’ll find a mix of hotel reviews, restaurant recommendations and style features, and of course a lot of love for London.

Portobella! 👌🏼🌬❄️🇬🇧

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Wish Wish Wish

Carrie is a ‘personal style and travel blogger’ with a self-confessed love for burgers. Her Instagram is slick, fashionable and packed full of stylish-looking city break locations.

I haven’t stopped photographing canals and bikes since we got here. Amsterdam couldn’t be more photogenic 🙌🏻

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The Savvy Travellers

Girl Eat World

As the name would suggest, Mel is eating her way around the world, one pretty picture at a time. Her Instagram is perfect for travellers who are always hunting for the next exciting dish to try.

Budget Traveller

Listed as ‘National Geographic Travel Blogger of the Year’ Kash Bhattacharya showcases how to travel on a budget. His photos are fun, colourful and addictive. Prepare to keep scrolling.

Beautiful day here in Edinburgh. How was your day? #LoveGreatBritain

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Expert Vagabond

One for the adventurers, Matt is a travel blogger and photographer. His Instagram profile will tell you his current location before you proceed to scroll through hundreds of tropical locations and adventure seeking shots.

Driving off the beaten path in #CostaRica this week… so much fun! •• @nomad_america #offroad

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