Plan in advance your holidays for the warmest season while you let your eyes rejoice: these 10 travel Instagram feeds will give you all the wanderlust inspiration that you need.
Based in New York City, Kirsten Alana offers a glimpse of the world through her travel and her pictures. With a very down-to-earth style, you can really feel the authenticity in each of her picture; and it will definitely make you want to give everything up to jump onto a plane and explore the world.
Follow her on Instagram: @kirstenalana
Original from Australia, Brooke Saward is a blogger and a photographer, as well as a traveller at heart. Created in 2012, World of Wanderlust’s initial aim was to share Brooke’s experiences during her travel with her family and friends. 4 years later, 5 million unique visitors each year on her website and 626 thousand followers on Instagram, she still shares her universe and her trips through amazing pictures from all around the world.
Follow her on Instagram: @worldwanderlust
A self-taught photographer, Chris Burkard captures the energy of Nature surrounding him, as we can follow him on his journeys and his surf trips. Whether hunting down perfect waves or simply looking for mesmerizing landscapes, Burkard has already set foot on 6 continents, with cold destinations such as Norway and Russia, as well as the sunny and warm New Zealand and Italy.
Follow him on Instagram: @chrisburkard
Round the World Girl
Since she was 13, Elise Sterck has been putting money aside in the hope to go backpacking around the world. Now that she is realising her dream, she shares her adventures and her trips through her Instagram posts. And the result is definitely stunning. From pictures of her skydiving, skiing and rock climbing with impressive sights for background, to breathtaking and pure shots of the world’s wonder. Her pictures will definitely inspire you to start planning your own trip.
Follow her on Instagram: @roundtheworldgirl
After leaving his New York City job in 2011 to move into a camper van, Foster Huntington has been driving up and down the west coast of the United States, sharing the beautiful American views through his van’s window. From tree houses, campfire, and untouched forest, the pure vibe emanating from his pictures will genuinely make you feel like you are part of his adventure.
Follow him on Instagram: @fosterhunting
Born in Russia, Murad Osmann became famous for his series #followmeto, which featured photography of his wife, Natalia Zakharova, (girlfriend at the time) leading him around the world. Born from her impatience as he stops to take pictures, the pictures have now been viral for over 5 years, and this trend should not be stopping anytime soon. From Hollywood to the Taj Mahal, from Moscow to Dubai, from Bali to France, the couple share their adventures around the globe to the delight of their followers.
Follow him on Instagram: @muradosmann
Passion Passport is a community founded by Zach Glassman after spending a year backpacking around the world, only armed with his camera and his passion for travel. Since 2013, it has been inspiring others to go and explore the globe, while also creating a hub where travellers from all walks of life could unite. This community’s Instagram is filled with shots from well-known destinations and secret gems from all around the world, and it is a true pleasure for our eyes, and for our wandering mind.
Follow them on Instagram: @passionpassport
Eric Rubens, a young photographer based in San Diego, has been photographing the stunning landscapes and wonders of our planet, and the results are truly awe-inspiring. Indeed, the colours create a pure yet mysterious feeling that accompanies each of his shot. Demonstrating that Instagram filters are not a requirement for great photography.
Follow him on Instagram: @erubes1
Ever Changing Horizon
Growing up as a surf, skateboard and backflip-loving child, it is no surprise that Quin Schrock is still spending the major part of his life immersed in Nature, exploring off the beaten paths and remote destination. The only thing that has changed since his childhood is surely the camera that accompanies him in all of his experiences. Always looking for more adrenaline and new adventures, Quin captures the energy, the intrepidity and even the spirit of his trips in his photography, making you feel part of the adventure for a short instant.
Follow him on Instagram: @everchanginghorizon
Ian Andrew Nelson
A landscape and portrait photographer, Ian Nelson captures his journeys across the United States through his lens, sharing his inspiring thoughts and impressions of the various places he visits. All of his pictures translate a feeling of simplicity; like the world stopped at that exact moment to let you admire the simple beauty of Mother Nature’s art. Indeed, his Instagram account shows beauty in its purest and untouched form. And looking at it, it will definitely make you want to be in that exact same spot.
Follow him on Instagram: @ianandrewnelson
Cover photo: Murad Osmann Instagram feed