Trying to get those likes up on Instagram? Are you a hashtag fanatic? Want to give folks travel envy?


As the saying goes, “It didn’t happen unless there is a picture to prove it.” That’s why many travelers make sure to get the perfect shot “for the gram.”


You can too with this list we’ve put together of the most Insta-worthy locations around the world.


Eiffel Tower

This one is a no-brainer if you visit Paris, France. The best time to get that perfect snap if at night when the tower is lit to perfection.

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Dubai Desert

There’s nothing doper than watching the sunset over the desert in Dubai. Gather your crew and hop on a camel or 4-wheeler and flick it up.

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Giraffe Manor in Kenya.

While it will cost you a pretty hefty tab to go here, the experience and pictures will make up for it. When else will you be able to have breakfast with a giraffe?

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The Bali Swing in Ubud.

Get the perfect shot of you enjoying this zen moment as you swing over the beautiful green jungles of Bali.

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The London Eye.

This beautiful attraction is quickly becoming a hot photo spot for those traveling to London.

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Table Mountain Photo Frame in Cape Town.

This larger than life photo frame, located at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, provides the perfect backdrop.

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The French Quarter in New Orleans

Although NOLA is known for its food, music, and culture, this city also provides such amazing backdrops.

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The Pyramids in Egypt

As one of the seven wonders of the world, who wouldn’t want to add a photo in front of the pyramids to their bucket list?

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The Taj Mahal

Another wonder of the world, this immaculate structure is sure to assist with you becoming everyone’s travel goals.

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Maya Bay in Thailand

Unfortunately, you may have to wait a while to snap a photo here as it was recently announced that it would be temporarily closing from tourism soon.

Photo courtesy of DeAnna Taylor


Overwater Bungalows in the Maldives.

Honestly, no explanation is needed for this one. Once there, the pictures speak for themselves.



Photo courtesy of DeAnna Taylor


Machu Pichu in Peru

You will have to do a little bit of hiking to get to the top, but once there the view is amazing.

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Sonoma, Arizona

When you mix red clay, mountains, and melanin, it’s sure to be the perfect photo combo.

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