Do you spend your free time daydreaming about exotic food and the awe-inspiring beauty of nature? Find yourself scrolling through your Instagram feed just trying to get that next Fiji sunset fix? Then you've come to the right place. These eight Instagram stars have turned their passion into their life's pursuit—as evidenced by their staggeringly beautiful travel snaps.
So, if you're looking for inspiration on where to take your next trip, or you just need a quick mental escape, check out some of my favorite wanderlust-driven feeds. Who says you have to leave home to travel the world?
This account is loaded with exotic inspiration, bright colors, and lovely images from digital content specialist/writer/photographer Lucy Laucht. Her website, These Foreign Lands, is home for her photographs, travel recommendations, and stories.
"Let's get wander-fully lost" is Lauren Bullen's motto. The travel/fashion/lifestyle blogger and photographer travels the globe and shares her inspiration one photo at a time.
Best-selling author and travel writer Shannon left her corporate job to follow her heart and become a writer. She combines inspirational messages and positive mantras with beautiful images of her adventures from all corners of the globe, motivating you to live more fully. Currently living abroad—six months, six different countries.
Adventure photographer and wanderlust junkie Samuel Taipale travels the globe with purpose and passion. His feed combines adventure, romance, and off-the-beaten-path travel.
100 Grams of Sun is home to the photographs, recommendations, and travel tricks of Nanda Hampe and her husband, Bartolomeo Toto. Sharing a passion for life, their motto is "The world is our playground."
Nastasia, travel blogger and the founder of the popular account dametraveler, shares the world through her own eyes. Her personal images are captivating and inspire us to make more out of each day.
Jack is a full-time traveler living on the road. He shares gorgeous shots with an exotic, elegant twist, inspiring us to dive deeper into our lives. His feed is populated with beautiful images that include him and his partner gypsea_lust.
Professional adventurer/athlete/travel photographer Jordan Siemens snaps gorgeous photos of nature as he and his wife explore the great outdoors—camping, trekking, surfing, and exploring this big, vast, beautiful place we call earth.