Fewer people are traveling right now due to the pandemic causing safety concerns and travel bans. If you’re one of them and you’re dreaming of future travel, you should check out some of the inspiring travel photography accounts on Instagram.
We’ve compiled a list of 8 different travel accounts you’ll definitely want to check out. There are accounts to suit every aesthetic taste and travel preference here that will provide lots of content for you to dream about for your future travel plans.
Alex Strohl @alexstrohl
Alex Strohl’s account is a mood. He specializes in “quiet moments of adventure,” which translates to Alpine and Nordic landscapes that capture a feeling of hygge and peacefulness. From wildflower-carpeted mountainsides to cozy cabins in the snow, to dusky skyscapes, you’ll be wanting to escape into these quiet moments.
Oneika Raymond @oneikatraveler
Oneika Raymond is a writer and travel expert who’s curated her account to be all about “empowerment, education & exploration through travel.” Her thoughtful captions explain the special challenges Black women face as solo travelers abroad while also taking into consideration important topics like cultural appropriation and environmental impact that other travel bloggers often bulldoze past.
Everchanging Horizon @everchanginghorizon
Account owner Quin’s motto is “It’s never too late to feel a little more alive.” And that theme is echoed throughout his account with frequent photos of people in the midst of some kind of epic adventure, like jumping into a cenote, standing on a tree limb high above the lens, paddle-boarding in front of breathtaking scenery, or hoverboarding along a beach.
Be My Travel Muse @bemytravelmuse
If you’re curious about how to start traveling solo as a female (or really as anyone!), Kristin Addis’s account is here for you. She is dedicated to using her eight years on the road to make “solo travel more attainable.” Along with gorgeous snapshots from her travels all over the world, she shares solo travel tips and musings in her captions.
Nomadic Boys @nomadicboys
Whether you’re an LGBTQIA+ person looking to “travel the world with pride” or just anyone looking for quality travel content, you need to visit the Instagram page of the Nomadic Boys. Stefan and Sebastien are a gay couple serving up loads of travel inspiration.
Travis Burke @travisburkephotography
Travis Burke is a photographer and “Dream Chaser” based out of San Diego, California. If you’re looking for close-to-home inspiration, this is the account for you. His photos highlight the wonders of the United States’ National Parks and camping.
Lauren Bath @laurenepbath
Lauren Bath is Australia’s first professional Instagrammer and co-founder of The Travel Bootcamp, where she teaches others to follow in her footsteps and make money through travel blogging. Her account is dreamy and loaded with rainbow colors that are sure to brighten your day. Lately, she’s been sharing travel photography tips, too!
Chelsea Y. @chelseakauai
Calling all adventure girls! This account is packed with inspiration for getting your hands a little dirty, but doing it in style. Account owner Chelsea was born in Hawaii and posts all sorts of adventurous photos of hikes, scuba diving, and more -and she somehow always manages to look put together in the process.
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